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    SubjectRe: [patch 01/18] fork: Remove the weak insanity
    On Sat, May 05, 2012 at 03:05:40PM -0000, Thomas Gleixner wrote:
    > We error out when compiling with gcc4.1.[01] as it miscompiles
    > __weak. The workaround with magic defines is not longer
    > necessary. Make it __weak again.

    The cleanup is much appreciated!

    But the magic defines is IMO much better than the CONFIG_ based approach
    that this patch-set introduces in the last patch.

    If you do:

    $git grep arch_task_cache_init

    Then if you see:

    #define arch_task_cache_init arch_task_cache_init

    Then you know alrady that this arch will provide a local implementation
    of arch_task_cache_init().
    No need to grep for an ARCH_XXX symbol that you need to look up
    somewhere else.


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