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From: Jes Sorensen <Jes.Sorensen@redhat.com>
To: Binoy Jayan <binoy.jayan@linaro.org>
Cc: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@linuxfoundation.org>,
	Larry Finger <Larry.Finger@lwfinger.net>,
	Arnd Bergmann <arnd@arndb.de>,
	driverdev-devel@linuxdriverproject.org,
	linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org, linux-wireless@vger.kernel.org
Subject: Re: [PATCH 0/2] *** r8723au: Replace semaphore lock with mutex ***
Date: Wed, 08 Jun 2016 08:21:54 -0400	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <wrfjy46fx44d.fsf@redhat.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <1465371655-6768-1-git-send-email-binoy.jayan@linaro.org> (Binoy Jayan's message of "Wed, 8 Jun 2016 13:10:53 +0530")

Binoy Jayan <binoy.jayan@linaro.org> writes:
> Hi,
>
> These are a set of patches which removes semaphores from:
>
> drivers/staging/rtl8723au
>
> These are part of a bigger effort to eliminate all semaphores 
> from the linux kernel.
>
> They build correctly (individually and as a whole).
> NB: I have not tested this as I do not have the following hardware:
>
> R8723AU
> "Realtek RTL8723AU Wireless LAN NIC driver"

I am not against this, but please note this driver is already marked for
deletion in a future kernel release.

Cheers,
Jes

  parent reply	other threads:[~2016-06-08 12:21 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 5+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2016-06-08  7:40 Binoy Jayan
2016-06-08  7:40 ` [PATCH 1/2] staging: r8723au: pwrctrl_priv: Replace semaphore lock with mutex Binoy Jayan
2016-06-08  7:40 ` [PATCH 2/2] staging: r8723au: Remove unused semaphores Binoy Jayan
2016-06-08 12:21 ` Jes Sorensen [this message]
2016-06-08 15:38 ` [PATCH 0/2] *** r8723au: Replace semaphore lock with mutex *** Arnd Bergmann

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