Re: [PATCH] MTD: pxa2xx: move pxa2xx_flash_probe to .devinit.text

From: Uwe Kleine-König
Date: Fri Jul 30 2010 - 14:51:36 EST

On Fri, Jul 30, 2010 at 07:58:57PM +0400, Sergei Shtylyov wrote:
> Uwe Kleine-König wrote:
>> This fixes the following warning by modpost:
>> WARNING: vmlinux.o(.data+0x15018): Section mismatch in reference from the variable pxa2xx_flash_driver to the function .init.text:pxa2xx_flash_probe()
>> The variable pxa2xx_flash_driver references
>> the function __init pxa2xx_flash_probe()
>> If the reference is valid then annotate the
>> variable with __init* or __refdata (see linux/init.h) or name the variable:
>> *_template, *_timer, *_sht, *_ops, *_probe, *_probe_one, *_console,
>> I choosed to do this instead of using platform_driver_probe as the remove
> s/choosed/chose/
oh right, thanks.

>> function uses __devexit.
> Perhaps remove() method should have been fixed instead -- I doubt that
> this is a hotplug device.
Actually I don't care much.

Best regards

Pengutronix e.K. | Uwe Kleine-König |
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