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    SubjectRe: [PATCH 1/1] devtmpfs: Fix section mismatch warning
    On Sun, Aug 21, 2011 at 10:44:15AM +0800, Harvey Yang wrote:
    > drivers/base/built-in.o(.text+0xe554): Section mismatch in reference f
    > rom the function devtmpfsd() to the variable
    > The function devtmpfsd() references
    > the variable __initdata setup_done.
    > This is often because devtmpfsd lacks a __initdata
    > annotation or the annotation of setup_done is wrong.
    > "setup_done" is not used after init. but putting it into initdata section leads a section mismatch warning, so initialize it dynamically in __init function.
    > Signed-off-by: Harvey Yang <>

    Already in linux-next, thanks, it will go to Linus next week.

    greg k-h

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