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From: Sam Ravnborg <>
To: Matthew Wilcox <>
	Linus Torvalds <>, Andrew Morton <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] Fix kprobes on ia64
Date: Mon, 14 Jan 2008 07:02:56 +0100	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <>

On Sun, Jan 13, 2008 at 07:24:24PM -0700, Matthew Wilcox wrote:
> If CONFIG_KPROBES is set, we get the error during build:
> kernel/kprobes.c:1057: error: __ksymtab_jprobe_return causes a section
> type conflict
> This is because ia64 defines a static inline jprobe_return which kprobes
> attempts to EXPORT_SYMBOL.

The better fix is to let jprobe_return be a normal function that can be exported.
Then we avoid this arch specific ifdef for the cost of nothing.


  reply	other threads:[~2008-01-14  6:03 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 3+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2008-01-14  2:24 [PATCH] Fix kprobes on ia64 Matthew Wilcox
2008-01-14  6:02 ` Sam Ravnborg [this message]
2008-01-14  7:41 ` Christoph Hellwig

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