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From: David Brownell <david-b@pacbell.net>
To: Segher Boessenkool <segher@kernel.crashing.org>
Cc: "H. Peter Anvin" <hpa@zytor.com>,
	Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org>,
	Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>,
	Linux Arch Mailing List <linux-arch@vger.kernel.org>,
	Linux Kernel Mailing List <linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org>
Subject: Re: [PATCH 1/2] Add C99-style constructor macros for specific-sized integers
Date: Sun, 2 Mar 2008 20:14:11 -0800	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <200803022014.11535.david-b@pacbell.net> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <7e0381d9932a37ad78f0c38b2a3c6a03@kernel.crashing.org>

On Sunday 02 March 2008, Segher Boessenkool wrote:

> Do these new macros really buy anything over just writing LL in the
> few places that 64-bit constants are used?

The original workaround was to make the offending *SEC_TO_HZ_ADJ32
constants use "ULL" suffixes.  Certainly making the Perl script emit
those would be less intrusive.

- Dave


  reply	other threads:[~2008-03-03  4:14 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 18+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2008-03-03  0:09 H. Peter Anvin
2008-03-03  0:09 ` [PATCH 2/2] Use U64_C() instead of casts in kernel/time.c H. Peter Anvin
2008-03-03  2:38 ` [PATCH 1/2] Add C99-style constructor macros for specific-sized integers Matthew Wilcox
2008-03-03  4:43   ` H. Peter Anvin
2008-03-03  6:20     ` Al Viro
2008-03-03  6:12       ` H. Peter Anvin
2008-03-03  6:32         ` Al Viro
2008-03-03  6:28           ` H. Peter Anvin
2008-03-03  3:20 ` Segher Boessenkool
2008-03-03  4:14   ` David Brownell [this message]
2008-03-03  4:50     ` H. Peter Anvin
2008-03-03  4:45   ` H. Peter Anvin
2008-03-03 20:23     ` Segher Boessenkool
2008-03-03 10:57 ` David Howells
2008-03-03 11:43   ` Russell King
2008-03-03 12:40     ` Sam Ravnborg
2008-03-03 17:03       ` H. Peter Anvin
2008-03-03 12:15   ` David Howells

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