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    SubjectRe: [git patches] two warning fixes
    Linus Torvalds wrote:
    > So let's make a new rule:
    > We absolutely NEVER add things like "must_check" unless not checking
    > causes a real and obvious SECURITY ISSUE.
    > And we absolutely *never* add crap like "deprecated", where the only
    > point of the warning is to effectively hide *real* problems.
    > So realistically, the only thing that needs must_check is pretty much
    > things like "get_user()" and quite frankly, I'm not sure even about that
    > one.
    > Ok?

    Sounds great to me... My overall goal is killing useless warnings that
    continually obscure real ones.


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