[lkml]   [2006]   [Jan]   [12]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
Messages in this thread
    SubjectRe: need for packed attribute
    On Fri, Jan 06, 2006 at 06:38:46PM +0000, Russell King wrote:
    > > /* All standard descriptors have these 2 fields at the beginning */
    > > struct usb_descriptor_header {
    > > __u8 bLength;
    > > __u8 bDescriptorType;
    > > };
    > sizeof(struct usb_descriptor_header) will be 4 on ARM. If this
    > concerns you, you need to pack the structure thusly:

    Interesting. Perhaps we should add -Wpadded to CFLAGS in order to remind
    people, although that might take a fair bit of work to clean up existing
    structure definitions.

    "You know, I've seen some crystals do some pretty trippy shit, man."
    Don't Email: <>.
    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: 2006-01-12 19:38    [W:0.028 / U:5.028 seconds]
    ©2003-2016 Jasper Spaans. hosted at Digital OceanAdvertise on this site