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SubjectRe: [patch] forcedeth: fix locking bug with netconsole
Ingo Molnar wrote:
> Subject: forcedeth: fix locking bug with netconsole
> From: Ingo Molnar <mingo@elte.hu>
>
> while using netconsole on forcedeth, lockdep noticed the following
> locking bug:
[...]
> the fix is to disable/restore irqs instead of disable/enable.

So we make _the_ TX fast path slower, to accomodate a path that is
rarely executed?

That seems like the wrong fix to me.

Jeff





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