Re: linux-next: build failure after merge of the char-misc tree

From: Greg KH
Date: Fri Sep 27 2013 - 21:04:18 EST

On Fri, Sep 27, 2013 at 05:10:29PM +1000, Stephen Rothwell wrote:
> Hi all,
> After merging the char-misc tree, today's linux-next build (x86_64
> allmodconfig) failed like this:
> drivers/misc/mic/host/mic_main.c: In function 'mic_probe':
> drivers/misc/mic/host/mic_main.c:320:3: error: too many arguments to function 'sysfs_get_dirent'
> NULL, "state");
> ^
> In file included from include/linux/kobject.h:21:0,
> from include/linux/module.h:16,
> from drivers/misc/mic/host/mic_main.c:26:
> include/linux/sysfs.h:465:1: note: declared here
> sysfs_get_dirent(struct sysfs_dirent *parent_sd, const unsigned char *name)
> ^
> Caused by commit 3a6a9201897c ("Intel MIC Host Driver, card OS state
> management") interacting with commit 388975cccaaf ("sysfs: clean up
> sysfs_get_dirent()") from the driver-core tree.
> I added this merge fix patch:

That looks correct, thanks, I'll carry this along to handle the merge
issue when it all goes to Linus.

greg k-h
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