Re: [SCSI] fix wrong context bugs in SCSI

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On Tue, Feb 07 2006, James Bottomley wrote:
> +static void scsi_device_dev_release(struct device *dev)
> +{
> +	execute_in_process_context(scsi_device_dev_release_usercontext,	dev);
> +}
> +

Hmm, this (and further up) could fail, yet you don't check.

I don't think this API is very nice to be honest, there's no good way to
handle failures - you can't just sleep and loop retry the execute if you
are in_interrupt(). I'd prefer passing in a work_queue_work (with a
better name :-) that has been allocated at a reliable time during

Jens Axboe

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