Re: linux-next: build failure after merge of the final tree (gpiotree related)

From: Linus Walleij
Date: Tue Oct 29 2013 - 09:28:39 EST

On Mon, Oct 28, 2013 at 3:12 PM, Stephen Rothwell <sfr@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> Caused by commit 79a9becda894 ("gpiolib: export descriptor-based GPIO
> interface") from the gpio tree.
> I have applied this fix up patch for today:
> From: Stephen Rothwell <sfr@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> Date: Tue, 29 Oct 2013 01:06:23 +1100
> Subject: [PATCH] gpiolib: provide a declaration of seq_file in gpio/driver.h
> Fixes this build error:
> In file included from include/asm-generic/gpio.h:13:0,
> from include/linux/gpio.h:51,
> from include/linux/of_gpio.h:20,
> from arch/powerpc/sysdev/ppc4xx_gpio.c:29:
> include/linux/gpio/driver.h:85:14: error: 'struct seq_file' declared inside parameter list [-Werror]
> include/linux/gpio/driver.h:85:14: error: its scope is only this definition or declaration, which is probably not what you want [-Werror]
> Signed-off-by: Stephen Rothwell <sfr@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>

Patch applied to the GPIO tree, thanks for fixing up our mess!

Linus Walleij
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