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authorMichel Lespinasse <>2020-06-08 21:33:54 -0700
committerLinus Torvalds <>2020-06-09 09:39:14 -0700
commitc1e8d7c6a7a682e1405e3e242d32fc377fd196ff (patch)
treeef02402b77990834fbb5bdb1f146fc0393cc8987 /mm/maccess.c
parent3e4e28c5a8f01ee4174d639e36ed155ade489a6f (diff)
mmap locking API: convert mmap_sem comments
Convert comments that reference mmap_sem to reference mmap_lock instead. [ fix up linux-next leftovers] [ s/lockaphore/lock/, per Vlastimil] [ more linux-next fixups, per Michel] Signed-off-by: Michel Lespinasse <> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <> Reviewed-by: Vlastimil Babka <> Reviewed-by: Daniel Jordan <> Cc: Davidlohr Bueso <> Cc: David Rientjes <> Cc: Hugh Dickins <> Cc: Jason Gunthorpe <> Cc: Jerome Glisse <> Cc: John Hubbard <> Cc: Laurent Dufour <> Cc: Liam Howlett <> Cc: Matthew Wilcox <> Cc: Peter Zijlstra <> Cc: Ying Han <> Link: Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <>
Diffstat (limited to 'mm/maccess.c')
1 files changed, 2 insertions, 2 deletions
diff --git a/mm/maccess.c b/mm/maccess.c
index 3ca8d97e5010..81df3b788284 100644
--- a/mm/maccess.c
+++ b/mm/maccess.c
@@ -40,9 +40,9 @@ probe_write_common(void __user *dst, const void *src, size_t size)
* happens, handle that and return -EFAULT.
* We ensure that the copy_from_user is executed in atomic context so that
- * do_page_fault() doesn't attempt to take mmap_sem. This makes
+ * do_page_fault() doesn't attempt to take mmap_lock. This makes
* probe_kernel_read() suitable for use within regions where the caller
- * already holds mmap_sem, or other locks which nest inside mmap_sem.
+ * already holds mmap_lock, or other locks which nest inside mmap_lock.
* probe_kernel_read_strict() is the same as probe_kernel_read() except for
* the case where architectures have non-overlapping user and kernel address