[lkml]   [2005]   [Jun]   [21]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
Messages in this thread
    SubjectRe: [PATCH] Pointer cast warnings in scripts/

    On 06.21, Roman Zippel wrote:
    > Hi,
    > On Tue, 21 Jun 2005, Pierre Ossman wrote:
    > > Should I extract the changes for bkbits and make a reversed patch?
    > No, go through the warnings, analyze each one and choose an appropriate
    > solution. You might want to keep notes, which you can post with the
    > changelogs, so one can reproduce, why a certain change was done.

    I started doing that, and the more warnings are related to strxxx functions.
    They are defined as receiving 'char *' pointers, I do not know why someone
    started to fill the sources with 'signed char *' for text strings...

    I did not finish the cleaup due to lack of time, but I was planning to

    J.A. Magallon <jamagallon()able!es> \ Software is like sex:
    werewolf!able!es \ It's better when it's free
    Mandriva Linux release 2006.0 (Cooker) for i586
    Linux 2.6.12-jam1 (gcc 4.0.1 (4.0.1-0.2mdk for Mandriva Linux release 2006.0))

    To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
    the body of a message to
    More majordomo info at
    Please read the FAQ at

     \ /
      Last update: 2005-06-21 16:27    [W:0.019 / U:280.636 seconds]
    ©2003-2017 Jasper Spaans. hosted at Digital OceanAdvertise on this site