[PATCH] TTY: hvc_console, fix port reference count going to zero prematurely
paulus at samba.org
Thu Nov 15 10:02:57 EST 2012
On Wed, Nov 14, 2012 at 12:54:07PM -0800, Greg KH wrote:
> On Thu, Nov 15, 2012 at 07:48:17AM +1100, Benjamin Herrenschmidt wrote:
> > On Wed, 2012-11-14 at 07:09 -0800, Greg KH wrote:
> > > > So who's merging it ?
> > >
> > > Give me a chance to at least wake up please :)
> > Sure ;-) Just asking since I'm about to cook up a powerpc batch :-)
> It's now in my tree, and will get to Linus in time for 3.7.
Turns out I stuffed up the commit message a bit, I talk about kref_put
and tty_kref_put when I should be talking about tty_port_put. If
there is still a chance to update the commit message, that would be
good. The patch itself is correct.
> > > I will.
> > Thanks ! It should go into stable 3.6 as well.
> Why? The offending patch didn't show up until 3.7-rc1.
Yes. I had thought it was in 3.6 but it isn't.
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