[PATCH 3.0.y 0/4] Re: lirc_serial spuriously claims assigned port and irq to be in use

Jonathan Nieder jrnieder at gmail.com
Fri Mar 2 20:39:13 UTC 2012

Ben Hutchings wrote:
> On Thu, 2012-03-01 at 21:45 -0600, Jonathan Nieder wrote:

>> Would some of these patches (e.g., at least patches 1, 2, and 5) be
>> appropriate for inclusion in the 3.0.y and 3.2.y stable kernels from
>> kernel.org?
> Assuming they haven't caused any regressions, I think everything except
> 9b98d6067971 (4/5) would be appropriate.

Great.  Here are the aforementioned patches rebased against 3.0.y, in
the hope that some interested person can confirm they still work.  The
only backporting needed was to adjust to the lack of
drivers/staging/lirc -> drivers/staging/media/lirc renaming.

Ben Hutchings (4):
  [media] staging: lirc_serial: Fix init/exit order
  [media] staging: lirc_serial: Free resources on failure paths of
  [media] staging: lirc_serial: Fix deadlock on resume failure
  [media] staging: lirc_serial: Do not assume error codes returned by

 drivers/staging/lirc/lirc_serial.c |  100 +++++++++++++++++-------------------
 1 file changed, 47 insertions(+), 53 deletions(-)

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