Merge git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/davem/net
[linux-2.6.git] / drivers / oprofile / buffer_sync.c
index 04250aa..f34b5b2 100644 (file)
@@ -155,8 +155,6 @@ int sync_start(void)
        if (!zalloc_cpumask_var(&marked_cpus, GFP_KERNEL))
                return -ENOMEM;
 
-       mutex_lock(&buffer_mutex);
-
        err = task_handoff_register(&task_free_nb);
        if (err)
                goto out1;
@@ -173,7 +171,6 @@ int sync_start(void)
        start_cpu_work();
 
 out:
-       mutex_unlock(&buffer_mutex);
        return err;
 out4:
        profile_event_unregister(PROFILE_MUNMAP, &munmap_nb);
@@ -190,14 +187,13 @@ out1:
 
 void sync_stop(void)
 {
-       /* flush buffers */
-       mutex_lock(&buffer_mutex);
        end_cpu_work();
        unregister_module_notifier(&module_load_nb);
        profile_event_unregister(PROFILE_MUNMAP, &munmap_nb);
        profile_event_unregister(PROFILE_TASK_EXIT, &task_exit_nb);
        task_handoff_unregister(&task_free_nb);
-       mutex_unlock(&buffer_mutex);
+       barrier();                      /* do all of the above first */
+
        flush_cpu_work();
 
        free_all_tasks();