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    SubjectRe: [RFC] __initdata strings
    Andi Kleen wrote:
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    > There is a more generic way to do this with gcc extensions. Something like
    >
    > #define __i(x) ({ static char __str[] __initdata = x; __str; })

    I can't see any difference with:

    #define I_STRING(str) \
    ({ \
    static char data[] __initdata = (str); \
    data; \
    })

    > But I'm not sure the few bytes saved are worth the code uglification.

    Probably you are right, but i think it would be few kilobytes,
    there are so many __init functions.

    Oleg.
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