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From: Geert Uytterhoeven <geert@linux-m68k.org>
To: Michael Buesch <mb@bu3sch.de>
Cc: Russell King <rmk+lkml@arm.linux.org.uk>,
	Gordon Farquharson <gordonfarquharson@gmail.com>,
	linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org, linville@tuxdriver.com,
	stefano.brivio@polimi.it
Subject: Re: [RFC] [PATCH] Fix b43 driver build for arm
Date: Tue, 19 Feb 2008 09:37:05 +0100 (CET)	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.64.0802190935450.25052@anakin> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <200802190004.47594.mb@bu3sch.de>

On Tue, 19 Feb 2008, Michael Buesch wrote:
> Still I can't see why this structure will cause alignment issues, as the
> compiler will pad it up to the right boundary automagically, as you said
> above. Why doesn't the ARM compiler do this?

The ARM compiler handles it correctly.

But the ugly hacks to get useful information about the module device
table using the _host_ compiler fail.

Gr{oetje,eeting}s,

						Geert

--
Geert Uytterhoeven -- There's lots of Linux beyond ia32 -- geert@linux-m68k.org

In personal conversations with technical people, I call myself a hacker. But
when I'm talking to journalists I just say "programmer" or something like that.
							    -- Linus Torvalds

  reply	other threads:[~2008-02-19  8:37 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 32+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2008-02-18 22:03 Gordon Farquharson
2008-02-18 22:08 ` Michael Buesch
2008-02-18 22:13   ` Russell King
2008-02-18 22:24     ` Michael Buesch
2008-02-18 22:34       ` Russell King
2008-02-18 22:43         ` Michael Buesch
2008-02-18 22:50           ` Harvey Harrison
2008-02-18 22:56             ` Michael Buesch
2008-02-18 22:53           ` Russell King
2008-02-18 23:00             ` Russell King
2008-02-18 23:17               ` Michael Buesch
2008-02-18 23:42                 ` Sam Ravnborg
2008-02-19  0:01                   ` Michael Buesch
2008-02-19  4:59                     ` Gordon Farquharson
2008-02-19 10:41                       ` Michael Buesch
2008-02-20  0:44                         ` Gordon Farquharson
2008-02-20 14:44                           ` Michael Buesch
2008-02-20 19:37                             ` Sam Ravnborg
2008-02-22  4:24                               ` Gordon Farquharson
2008-02-22 12:08                                 ` Gordon Farquharson
2008-02-22 14:07                                 ` Michael Buesch
2008-02-23  4:34                                   ` Gordon Farquharson
2008-02-23  5:51                                     ` Michael Buesch
2008-02-23 10:14                                       ` Gordon Farquharson
2008-02-23 15:58                                         ` Michael Buesch
2008-02-26 14:37                               ` Ben Dooks
2008-02-26 16:12                                 ` Gordon Farquharson
2008-02-19  5:32                     ` Sam Ravnborg
2008-02-22 13:13                       ` Matthieu CASTET
2008-02-18 23:04             ` Michael Buesch
2008-02-19  8:37               ` Geert Uytterhoeven [this message]
2008-02-19 10:34                 ` Michael Buesch

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