Commit 6b9438e1 authored by Arjan van de Ven's avatar Arjan van de Ven Committed by Linus Torvalds
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[PATCH] fat_lock is used as a mutex, convert it to using the new mutex primitive

The fat code uses the fat_lock always in a mutex way (taking and releasing
the lock in the same function), the patch below converts it into the new
mutex primitive.  Please consider this patch for the code.
Signed-off-by: default avatarArjan van de Ven <>
Acked-by: default avatarOGAWA Hirofumi <>
Cc: Ingo Molnar <>
Signed-off-by: default avatarAndrew Morton <>
Signed-off-by: default avatarLinus Torvalds <>
parent f82945df
......@@ -267,19 +267,19 @@ static struct fatent_operations fat32_ops = {
static inline void lock_fat(struct msdos_sb_info *sbi)
static inline void unlock_fat(struct msdos_sb_info *sbi)
void fat_ent_access_init(struct super_block *sb)
struct msdos_sb_info *sbi = MSDOS_SB(sb);
switch (sbi->fat_bits) {
case 32:
......@@ -184,6 +184,7 @@ struct fat_slot_info {
#include <linux/string.h>
#include <linux/nls.h>
#include <linux/fs.h>
#include <linux/mutex.h>
struct fat_mount_options {
uid_t fs_uid;
......@@ -226,7 +227,7 @@ struct msdos_sb_info {
unsigned long max_cluster; /* maximum cluster number */
unsigned long root_cluster; /* first cluster of the root directory */
unsigned long fsinfo_sector; /* sector number of FAT32 fsinfo */
struct semaphore fat_lock;
struct mutex fat_lock;
unsigned int prev_free; /* previously allocated cluster number */
unsigned int free_clusters; /* -1 if undefined */
struct fat_mount_options options;
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