Re: [PATCH] atm/iphase: rename fregt_t -> ffreg_t

From: chas williams - CONTRACTOR
Date: Fri Feb 08 2013 - 09:58:57 EST

On Fri, 8 Feb 2013 11:19:11 +0100
Heiko Carstens <heiko.carstens@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> We have conflicting type qualifiers for "freg_t" in s390's ptrace.h and the
> iphase atm device driver, which causes the compile error below.
> Unfortunately the s390 typedef can't be renamed, since it's a user visible api,
> nor can I change the include order in s390 code to avoid the conflict.
> So simply rename the iphase typedef to a new name. Fixes this compile error:
> In file included from drivers/atm/iphase.c:66:0:
> drivers/atm/iphase.h:639:25: error: conflicting type qualifiers for 'freg_t'
> In file included from next/arch/s390/include/asm/ptrace.h:9:0,
> from next/arch/s390/include/asm/lowcore.h:12,
> from next/arch/s390/include/asm/thread_info.h:30,
> from include/linux/thread_info.h:54,
> from include/linux/preempt.h:9,
> from include/linux/spinlock.h:50,
> from include/linux/seqlock.h:29,
> from include/linux/time.h:5,
> from include/linux/stat.h:18,
> from include/linux/module.h:10,
> from drivers/atm/iphase.c:43:
> next/arch/s390/include/uapi/asm/ptrace.h:197:3: note: previous declaration of 'freg_t' was here
> Signed-off-by: Heiko Carstens <heiko.carstens@xxxxxxxxxx>

seems like a fine idea.

Acked-by: chas williams - CONTRACTOR <chas@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
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