Re: [PATCH 11/12] netfilter: Remove extern from functionprototypes

From: Jan Engelhardt
Date: Sat Sep 28 2013 - 15:18:01 EST

On Monday 2013-09-23 20:37, Joe Perches wrote:

>There are a mix of function prototypes with and without extern
>in the kernel sources. Standardize on not using extern for
>function prototypes.
>Function prototypes don't need to be written with extern.
>extern is assumed by the compiler. Its use is as unnecessary as
>using auto to declare automatic/local variables in a block.

Or you could just extern all functions for consistency with variables.
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