path: root/drivers/block/paride/pt.c
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authorLinus Torvalds <>2008-07-14 14:48:31 -0700
committerLinus Torvalds <>2008-07-14 14:48:31 -0700
commitd1794f2c5b5817eb79ccc5e00701ca748d1b073a (patch)
tree5a4c98e694e88a8c82f342d0cc9edb2a4cbbef36 /drivers/block/paride/pt.c
parenta41eebab7537890409ea9dfe0fcda9b5fbdb090d (diff)
parent2fceef397f9880b212a74c418290ce69e7ac00eb (diff)
Merge branch 'bkl-removal' of git://
* 'bkl-removal' of git:// (146 commits) IB/umad: BKL is not needed for ib_umad_open() IB/uverbs: BKL is not needed for ib_uverbs_open() bf561-coreb: BKL unneeded for open() Call fasync() functions without the BKL snd/PCM: fasync BKL pushdown ipmi: fasync BKL pushdown ecryptfs: fasync BKL pushdown Bluetooth VHCI: fasync BKL pushdown tty_io: fasync BKL pushdown tun: fasync BKL pushdown i2o: fasync BKL pushdown mpt: fasync BKL pushdown Remove BKL from remote_llseek v2 Make FAT users happier by not deadlocking x86-mce: BKL pushdown vmwatchdog: BKL pushdown vmcp: BKL pushdown via-pmu: BKL pushdown uml-random: BKL pushdown uml-mmapper: BKL pushdown ...
Diffstat (limited to 'drivers/block/paride/pt.c')
1 files changed, 6 insertions, 1 deletions
diff --git a/drivers/block/paride/pt.c b/drivers/block/paride/pt.c
index 27455ee1e9da..5c74c3574a5a 100644
--- a/drivers/block/paride/pt.c
+++ b/drivers/block/paride/pt.c
@@ -650,8 +650,11 @@ static int pt_open(struct inode *inode, struct file *file)
struct pt_unit *tape = pt + unit;
int err;
- if (unit >= PT_UNITS || (!tape->present))
+ lock_kernel();
+ if (unit >= PT_UNITS || (!tape->present)) {
+ unlock_kernel();
return -ENODEV;
+ }
err = -EBUSY;
if (!atomic_dec_and_test(&tape->available))
@@ -678,10 +681,12 @@ static int pt_open(struct inode *inode, struct file *file)
file->private_data = tape;
+ unlock_kernel();
return 0;
+ unlock_kernel();
return err;