Commit eda76959 authored by Oliver Neukum's avatar Oliver Neukum Committed by Greg Kroah-Hartman
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USB: add extension of anchor API, usb_unlink_anchored_urbs

This adds the ability to trigger asynchronous unlinks of anchored URBs. This
is needed for error handling in the comntext of completion handlers, which
cannot sleep.
Signed-off-by: default avatarOliver Neukum <>
Signed-off-by: default avatarGreg Kroah-Hartman <>
parent 9424ea29
......@@ -589,6 +589,30 @@ void usb_kill_anchored_urbs(struct usb_anchor *anchor)
* usb_unlink_anchored_urbs - asynchronously cancel transfer requests en masse
* @anchor: anchor the requests are bound to
* this allows all outstanding URBs to be unlinked starting
* from the back of the queue. This function is asynchronous.
* The unlinking is just tiggered. It may happen after this
* function has returned.
void usb_unlink_anchored_urbs(struct usb_anchor *anchor)
struct urb *victim;
while (!list_empty(&anchor->urb_list)) {
victim = list_entry(anchor->urb_list.prev, struct urb,
/* this will unanchor the URB */
* usb_wait_anchor_empty_timeout - wait for an anchor to be unused
* @anchor: the anchor you want to become unused
......@@ -1451,6 +1451,7 @@ extern int usb_submit_urb(struct urb *urb, gfp_t mem_flags);
extern int usb_unlink_urb(struct urb *urb);
extern void usb_kill_urb(struct urb *urb);
extern void usb_kill_anchored_urbs(struct usb_anchor *anchor);
extern void usb_unlink_anchored_urbs(struct usb_anchor *anchor);
extern void usb_anchor_urb(struct urb *urb, struct usb_anchor *anchor);
extern void usb_unanchor_urb(struct urb *urb);
extern int usb_wait_anchor_empty_timeout(struct usb_anchor *anchor,
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