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SubjectRe: linux-next: build failure after merge of the staging-next tree
On Tue, May 18, 2010 at 03:30:20PM +1000, Neil Brown wrote:
> On Fri, 30 Apr 2010 07:43:40 -0700
> Greg KH <greg@kroah.com> wrote:
>
> > On Fri, Apr 30, 2010 at 03:52:05PM +1000, Stephen Rothwell wrote:
> > > Hi Greg,
> > >
> > > After merging the staging-next tree, today's linux-next build (x86_64
> > > allmodconfig) failed like this:
> > >
> > > drivers/md/md.c: In function 'level_store':
> > > drivers/md/md.c:3029: error: too few arguments to function 'sysfs_get_dirent'
> > >
> > > Caused by commit 262f8e4937e7b4a587923ca3c039a184668f49ec ("sysfs:
> > > Implement sysfs tagged directory support") from the driver-core tree
> > > interacting with commit fecc531e3cc0de60514d326c7d82f1075ed55888 ("md:
> > > manage redundancy group in sysfs when changing level") from the md.
> > >
> > > I have applied this fixup patch for today and can carry it as necessary.
> > >
> > > [This could have been avoided, of course, by creating a new API (maybe
> > > sysfs_get_dirent_tagged) and implementing the old API in terms of that].
> >
> > Thanks for the fixup.
>
> hi Greg,
> I'm assuming that you will submit you patch queue to Linus first, then I
> will create a merge which fixes this issue and ask Linus to pull that - so
> everything is all still bisectable without me rebasing.
>
> If you are OK with that, please let me know when you have submitted your
> queue.. I'll try to keep and eye open, but I might miss it...

The drivercore queue is now in Linus's tree.

Oh, you missed a kref_set() usage in the tree as well, you might want to
fix that up also.

thanks,

greg k-h


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