ipmi driver needs to coordinate access to the dev_list
Currently the ipmi driver does not do any locking around its list of active handles. This is problematic and means that there is a race condition between something like poll and someone who is deleting an entry in the list that can lead to a panic.
Updated by Electric Monk over 8 years ago
Author: Robert Mustacchi <email@example.com> 4636 ipmi driver needs to coordinate access to the dev_list Reviewed by: Keith M Wesolowski <firstname.lastname@example.org> Reviewed by: Jerry Jelinek <email@example.com> Reviewed by: Marcel Telka <firstname.lastname@example.org> Reviewed by: Dan McDonald <email@example.com> Approved by: Garrett D'Amore <firstname.lastname@example.org>