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    SubjectRe: [: [git pull] headers_check fixes]
    Linus Torvalds wrote:
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    > Do you think the "fix headers_check" patches spend lots of time analyzing
    > things? I bet no. They just try to make the warning go away, so you don't
    > actually end up with any more "coverage" anyway. Quite the reverse -
    > instead of having a simple rule ("CONFIG_xyz options simply do not exist
    > in user space"), you end up having ad-hoc hacks on a per-fix basis.
    >

    This is probably true. I think we should add this as one more of the
    preprocessing rules which we really should just do, as well as automatic
    mangling of integer types.

    -hpa



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