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SubjectRe: [PATCH 2/5] jump label: constify lookup functions
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On Wed, 2013-01-09 at 18:09 -0500, Sasha Levin wrote:
> Modify the parameters of all the lookup and the bookkeeping functions which
> should be const to const.
>
> For example, jump_label_text_reserved() doesn't modify the memory it works on,
> it just checks whether there are any jump labels there.

This is dependent on the module patch, which Rusty is taking. I need to
see that he has it before this can go in. At least see it in linux-next.

Also, you should have Cc'd the linux-arch mailing list. I'll send it
there.

>
> Note I couldn't test the non-x86 architectures, but the changes are rather
> trivial.

I ran it on 25 archs, and s390 hit:

/work/autotest/nobackup/cross-linux.git/arch/s390/kernel/jump_label.c: In function 'arch_jump_label_transform':
/work/autotest/nobackup/cross-linux.git/arch/s390/kernel/jump_label.c:58:13: warning: assignment discards 'const' qualifier from pointer target type [enabled by default]

-- Steve

Here's the patch:

Signed-off-by: Steven Rostedt <rostedt@goodmis.org>

diff --git a/arch/s390/kernel/jump_label.c
b/arch/s390/kernel/jump_label.c
index 85fa643..ef047ef 100644
--- a/arch/s390/kernel/jump_label.c
+++ b/arch/s390/kernel/jump_label.c
@@ -18,7 +18,7 @@ struct insn {
} __packed;

struct insn_args {
- struct jump_entry *entry;
+ const struct jump_entry *entry;
enum jump_label_type type;
};




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