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    SubjectRe: Constant byteorder macros.
    Followup to:  <20000121154727.A2247@ZhengHe.augustin.thierry>
    By author: Francois-Rene Rideau <>
    In newsgroup:
    > Anyway, in such cases as this one where a satisfying patch is available,
    > it costs more to argue about the issue than to apply the patch. Doesn't it?

    No, this isn't a cleanup. This is going backwards toward a
    harder-to-read kernel. __builtin_constant_p() is so widely used in
    the kernel that saying that we should avoid it for <instance foo> is
    silly. Use it throughout and make the code easier to read, thanks.

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