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    SubjectRe: [PATCH 1/1] unify DMA_..BIT_MASK definitions: v3.1
    On Fri, 05 Oct 2007 14:28:45 -0700
    Jeremy Fitzhardinge <> wrote:

    > Andreas Schwab wrote:
    > > #define DMA_BIT_MASK(n) ((u64)-1 >> (64 - (n)))
    > >
    > Yeah, that's cleaner.

    Well yes, but DMA_BIT_MASK(0) invokes undefined behaviour, generates a
    compiler warning and evaluates to 0xffffffffffffffff (with my setup).

    That won't be a problem in practice, but it is strictly wrong and doesn't set
    a good exmaple for the children ;)

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