Re: [PATCH 01/12] making the kernel -Wshadow clean - fix mconf

From: Andrew Morton
Date: Sun Jul 30 2006 - 15:04:23 EST

On Sun, 30 Jul 2006 20:48:23 +0200
"Jesper Juhl" <jesper.juhl@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> > Perhaps I am misreading this patch set?
> >
> i don't think you are. It's just that I want to take the least
> intrusive route *now*, make us -Wshadow clean, get -Wshadow to be an
> accepted part of the Makefile, *then* deal with the more
> intrusive/controversial renamings, where I guess you'd have done
> things in the opposite order - right?

yup. Experience tells us that it's better to get things right first time,
because we don't get around to doing the intended second pass (looks at

That being said, no, we can't go and rename up(). Let us go through the
patches one-at-a-time..
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