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SubjectRe: [PATCH] rtc: rtc-puv3: Add __devinit and __devexit markers for probe and remove
On 21.10.2011 10:32, Michal Marek wrote:
> The warning message tries to hint at the solution. Just name the variable
> static struct platform_driver puv3_rtc_driver
> and modpost will know that this is simply a list of pointers to driver
> functions, in which case the section mismatch is OK (the init function
> will only be called at init time).
Correction: it's actually a probe function with __devinit, which on most
setups (with CONFIG_HOTPLUG=y) can be called any time, but then on those
setups the __devinit does not cause the section to be freed.
Nevertheless, naming the variable puv3_rtc_driver is the correct solution.


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