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 about 6 years ago
Author: Robert Mustacchi <firstname.lastname@example.org> 4636 ipmi driver needs to coordinate access to the dev_list Reviewed by: Keith M Wesolowski <email@example.com> Reviewed by: Jerry Jelinek <firstname.lastname@example.org> Reviewed by: Marcel Telka <email@example.com> Reviewed by: Dan McDonald <firstname.lastname@example.org> Approved by: Garrett D'Amore <email@example.com>