[lkml]   [2007]   [May]   [17]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
Messages in this thread
    SubjectRe: [PATCH] ubi: kill homegrown endian macros
    On Thu, May 17, 2007 at 05:14:26PM -0400, Dmitry Torokhov wrote:
    > On 5/17/07, Al Viro <> wrote:
    > >
    > >Ahem... So what does
    > > x |= y;
    > >turns into with that approach?
    > Do we want to do such kind of operations on endian-annotated data? I'd
    > imagine you want to convert ot host-endianess first anyway.

    Why? When both x and y are of the same type, it's a perfectly sane and
    safe operation. And yes, sparse checks handle that.
    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: 2007-05-17 23:33    [W:0.018 / U:2.104 seconds]
    ©2003-2017 Jasper Spaans. hosted at Digital OceanAdvertise on this site