Re: [Bug 3.4.5] reiserfs: mutex_destroy called with locked mutex

From: Linus Torvalds
Date: Wed Jul 18 2012 - 18:38:09 EST

On Wed, Jul 18, 2012 at 2:33 PM, Al Viro <viro@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> The only questions
> are "is this the WARN_ON() Knut had stepped on" (and I agree with your
> scenario now) and "is it critical enough to shove it into the tree
> less than a week before -final". Up to you...

I agree that it isn't critical. Even the lockdep thing is just a
warning, and is apparently quite hard to trigger.

Will you hold on to the patch in your VFS tree, and we can just merge
it for 3.6?

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