fs: introduce write_begin, write_end, and perform_write aops
[linux-2.6.git] / Documentation / filesystems / Locking
index f0f8258..fe26cc9 100644 (file)
@@ -178,15 +178,18 @@ prototypes:
 locking rules:
        All except set_page_dirty may block
 
-                       BKL     PageLocked(page)
+                       BKL     PageLocked(page)        i_sem
 writepage:             no      yes, unlocks (see below)
 readpage:              no      yes, unlocks
 sync_page:             no      maybe
 writepages:            no
 set_page_dirty         no      no
 readpages:             no
-prepare_write:         no      yes
-commit_write:          no      yes
+prepare_write:         no      yes                     yes
+commit_write:          no      yes                     yes
+write_begin:           no      locks the page          yes
+write_end:             no      yes, unlocks            yes
+perform_write:         no      n/a                     yes
 bmap:                  yes
 invalidatepage:                no      yes
 releasepage:           no      yes