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    SubjectCircular dependency between <linux/kernel.h> and <asm/bug.h> on ARM
    Commit 87e040b6456fd3416a1f6831c1eedaef5c0a94ff ("ARM: 7017/1: Use
    generic BUG() handler") makes BUG() use BUILD_BUG_ON(). However,
    BUILD_BUG_ON() is not defined in <linux/bug.h> but in <linux/kernel.h>.

    arch/include/asm/bug.h does not include <linux/kernel.h> and *cannot* do
    so because the latter already includes <asm/bug.h>.

    Maybe BUILD_BUG_ON() should be moved out to a header of its own, or else
    this particular use should be moved to some other file. This needs to
    be fixed somehow, as it obviously leads to build failures, e.g.:


    Ben Hutchings
    All the simple programs have been written, and all the good names taken.
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