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    SubjectRe: [PATCH] USB: ehci: use packed,aligned(4) instead of removing the packed attribute
    On Mon, 20 Jun 2011, Alexander Holler wrote:

    > I see it that way: packed is needed to be sure that at least for struct
    > ehci_regs there are no padding bytes inbetween the members.

    But is it _really_ needed?

    > It might
    > work without, but that depends on the compiler (-version, architecture,
    > whatever).

    Have there _ever_ been _any_ combinations of compiler, version,
    architecture, whatever, that had unwanted padding bytes in this

    Alan Stern

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