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Re: [Xen-devel] [PATCH for 4.7 1/4] xen: sched: avoid spuriously re-enabling IRQs in csched2_switch_sched()

On Wed, 2016-05-04 at 02:48 -0600, Jan Beulich wrote:
> > > > On 03.05.16 at 23:46, <dario.faggioli@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> > In fact, interrupts are already disabled when calling
> > the hook from schedule_cpu_switch(), and hence using
> > anything different than just spin_lock() is wrong (and
> > ASSERT()-s in debug builds) or unnecessary.
> Well, this is a little too broad a statement: spin_lock_irqsave()
> would be quite fine in this situation.
That would be covered by the "or unnecessary" part.

As in "spin_lock_irq() is wrong and spin_lock_irqsave() is
> > 
> > Signed-off-by: Dario Faggioli <dario.faggioli@xxxxxxxxxx>
> Actual code change
> Reviewed-by: Jan Beulich <jbeulich@xxxxxxxx>
Thanks and Regards,
<<This happens because I choose it to happen!>> (Raistlin Majere)
Dario Faggioli, Ph.D, http://about.me/dario.faggioli
Senior Software Engineer, Citrix Systems R&D Ltd., Cambridge (UK)

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