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SubjectRe: [PATCH] aic7xxx: Remove OS utility wrappers
On Mon, 2010-07-19 at 08:42 +0200, Hannes Reinecke wrote:
> Pekka Enberg wrote:
> > This patch removes malloc(), free(), and printf() wrappers from the aic7xxx
> > SCSI driver. I didn't use pr_debug for printf because of some 'clever' uses of
> > printf don't compile with the pr_debug. I didn't fix the overeager uses of
> > GFP_ATOMIC either because I wanted to keep this patch as simple as possible.
> >
> > Cc: Hannes Reinecke <>
> > Cc: "James E.J. Bottomley" <>
> > Cc: Jiri Kosina <>
> > Cc: "Uwe Kleine-König" <>
> > Cc: "André Goddard Rosa" <>
> > Cc: <>
> > Signed-off-by: Pekka Enberg <>
> Thanks for the work. Long overdue.
> Acked-by: Hannes Reinecke <>

A good rule of thumb is compile before acking:

drivers/scsi/aic7xxx/aic7770.c: In function 'aic7770_config':
drivers/scsi/aic7xxx/aic7770.c:224: error: implicit declaration of function 'free'
drivers/scsi/aic7xxx/aic7770.c:224: error: 'M_DEVBUF' undeclared (first use in this function)
drivers/scsi/aic7xxx/aic7770.c:224: error: (Each undeclared identifier is reported only once
drivers/scsi/aic7xxx/aic7770.c:224: error: for each function it appears in.)
make[3]: *** [drivers/scsi/aic7xxx/aic7770.o] Error 1

It looks like a lone missed conversion, so I fixed it up.


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