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SubjectRe: [PATCH] fix calls to request_module()
On Thu, Dec 11, 2008 at 12:35:21PM +0900, Nguyen Anh Quynh wrote:
> Hi,
> The request_module() function should always have the 1st param as a
> format argument. So for example, request_module("i2c-powermac") should
> be called as request_module("%s", "i2c-powermac"). Otherwise, new gcc
> like gcc 4.3.2 on Ubuntu 8.10 would spit out a lot of warnings. This
> patch fixes them all in linus-git tree.

... and it doesn't address the underlying problems at all. A string literal
without a single % in it is a perfectly sane and valid format. _Why_ are
we getting these warning?

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