Re: question on tty open and close
From: Oliver Neukum
Date: Wed Mar 28 2007 - 09:16:52 EST
Am Mittwoch, 28. März 2007 15:10 schrieb Stuart MacDonald:
> > We find that a failure in open() leads to release_dev() being called.
> > release_dev() calls close():
> > if (tty->driver->close)
> > tty->driver->close(tty, filp);
> > So we have a file that's closed although open() never succeeded?
> That's correct! It's been a pain in my butt for years.
How did you deal with that proctological issue?
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