Revert "clockevents: Set noop handler in clockevents_exchange_device()"
Linus Torvalds [Fri, 30 Dec 2011 21:24:40 +0000 (13:24 -0800)]
commit 3b87487ac5008072f138953b07505a7e3493327f upstream.

This reverts commit de28f25e8244c7353abed8de0c7792f5f883588c.

It results in resume problems for various people. See for example

  http://thread.gmane.org/gmane.linux.kernel/1233033
  http://thread.gmane.org/gmane.linux.kernel/1233389
  http://thread.gmane.org/gmane.linux.kernel/1233159
  http://thread.gmane.org/gmane.linux.kernel/1227868/focus=1230877

and the fedora and ubuntu bug reports

  https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=767248
  https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/linux/+bug/904569

which got bisected down to the stable version of this commit.

Reported-by: Jonathan Nieder <jrnieder@gmail.com>
Reported-by: Phil Miller <mille121@illinois.edu>
Reported-by: Philip Langdale <philipl@overt.org>
Reported-by: Tim Gardner <tim.gardner@canonical.com>
Cc: Thomas Gleixner <tglx@linutronix.de>
Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@suse.de>

kernel/time/clockevents.c

index 13dfaab..e4c699d 100644 (file)
@@ -286,7 +286,6 @@ void clockevents_exchange_device(struct clock_event_device *old,
         * released list and do a notify add later.
         */
        if (old) {
-               old->event_handler = clockevents_handle_noop;
                clockevents_set_mode(old, CLOCK_EVT_MODE_UNUSED);
                list_del(&old->list);
                list_add(&old->list, &clockevents_released);