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    SubjectRe: linux-next: build failure after merge of the akpm tree
    Hi Andrew,

    On Fri, 16 Dec 2011 14:00:39 -0800 Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> wrote:
    >
    > On Fri, 16 Dec 2011 16:39:28 +1100
    > Stephen Rothwell <sfr@canb.auug.org.au> wrote:
    >
    > > After merging the akpm tree, today's linux-next build (powerpc
    > > ppc64_defconfig) failed like this:
    > >
    > > arch/powerpc/kernel/rtas_flash.c: In function 'rtas_flash_release':
    > > arch/powerpc/kernel/rtas_flash.c:218:16: error: 'struct proc_dir_entry' has no member named 'count'
    > > arch/powerpc/kernel/rtas_flash.c: In function 'rtas_excl_open':
    > > arch/powerpc/kernel/rtas_flash.c:343:21: error: 'struct proc_dir_entry' has no member named 'count'
    > > arch/powerpc/kernel/rtas_flash.c:348:16: error: 'struct proc_dir_entry' has no member named 'count'
    > > arch/powerpc/kernel/rtas_flash.c: In function 'rtas_excl_release':
    > > arch/powerpc/kernel/rtas_flash.c:358:16: error: 'struct proc_dir_entry' has no member named 'count'
    > > arch/powerpc/kernel/rtas_flash.c: In function 'validate_flash_release':
    > > arch/powerpc/kernel/rtas_flash.c:541:16: error: 'struct proc_dir_entry' has no member named 'count'
    > >
    > > Caused by commit aef714db6205 ("core kernel: add refcount type and
    > > refcount misuse debugging").
    > >
    > > This would also break in drivers/nubus/proc.c
    > >
    > > I have reverted that commit for today.
    >
    > Thanks. The plan apepars to be to make `struct kref' usable in this
    > situation so I'll drop these patches.

    OK, I have dropped that patch from the akpm tree in linux-next.
    --
    Cheers,
    Stephen Rothwell sfr@canb.auug.org.au
    http://www.canb.auug.org.au/~sfr/
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