OpenAFS Master Repository branch, openafs-stable-1_4_x, updated. 25e708f0f5ebe01060b3f40123b3aeeec8d76bb1

Gerrit Code Review
Wed, 16 Dec 2009 22:18:23 -0800 (PST)

The following commit has been merged in the openafs-stable-1_4_x branch:
commit 25e708f0f5ebe01060b3f40123b3aeeec8d76bb1
Author: Simon Wilkinson <>
Date:   Mon Nov 16 22:52:01 2009 +0000

    Linux: Fix lock ordering
    The inode mutex (or semaphore) should be held before acquiring the
    alloc semaphore. Fix the lock ordering to avoid theoretical deadlocks.
    Change-Id: Ifc572083dc92fff51be6785b0bcc92152fab1d73
    Reviewed-by: Marc Dionne <>
    Tested-by: Derrick Brashear <>
    Reviewed-by: Derrick Brashear <>
    (cherry picked from commit a2744cab12c87a8c42ba40a9f186a1f05c6886f8)

 src/afs/LINUX/osi_file.c |   12 ++++++------
 1 files changed, 6 insertions(+), 6 deletions(-)

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