netdev
[Top] [All Lists]

Re: [PATCH] remove net driver ugliness that sparse complains about

To: Jeff Garzik <jgarzik@xxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] remove net driver ugliness that sparse complains about
From: viro@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
Date: Sat, 29 May 2004 21:44:57 +0100
Cc: Netdev <netdev@xxxxxxxxxxx>, Linux Kernel <linux-kernel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>, Andrew Morton <akpm@xxxxxxxx>, "David S. Miller" <davem@xxxxxxxxxx>, Arjan van de Ven <arjanv@xxxxxxxxxx>, Linus Torvalds <torvalds@xxxxxxxx>
In-reply-to: <40B8D2F8.6090905@xxxxxxxxx>
References: <40B8D2F8.6090905@xxxxxxxxx>
Sender: netdev-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxx
User-agent: Mutt/1.4.1i
On Sat, May 29, 2004 at 02:14:16PM -0400, Jeff Garzik wrote:
 
> I'm a bit curious why sparse complained about taking the _address_ of 
> pointer, but nonetheless it's an ugliness that should be contained 
> before it spreads :)  Attached is a proposed cleanup patch for comment. 
>  The ugliness is confined to include/linux/mii.h, and I avoid use the 
> ifru_data field completely.

sparse hadn't ;-)  I had, when I saw it in grep output.

<Prev in Thread] Current Thread [Next in Thread>