On Mon, Feb 28, 2005 at 12:24:19AM +0100, Jeroen Vreeken wrote:
> I tried compiling my switch driver with sparse to see if I did some
> stupid casts and got a lot of warnings.... (attached below)
> Are others using sparse with mips kernels and getting the same?
> Or has nobody taken the time to fix it up?
> (The byteorder stuff should creap up everywhere or not?)
Not to my knowledge. I always meant to as a preventive maintenance meassure
but somehow there was always something more important to do ...
> include/asm/byteorder.h:27:4: warning: "MIPS, but neither __MIPSEB__,
> nor __MIPSEL__???"
> include/linux/kernel.h:200:2: warning: "Please fix asm/byteorder.h"
A result of sparse not knowing about MIPS yet.
> include/linux/aio_abi.h:59:2: warning: edit for your odd byteorder.
The others don't really make sense at the first look.