[linux-dvb] saa7146 changes required for 2.6.11-bk1

Oliver Endriss o.endriss at gmx.de
Sun Mar 6 23:58:16 CET 2005


Johannes Stezenbach wrote:
> On Sun, Mar 06, 2005 at 10:22:10PM +0100, Oliver Endriss wrote:
> > C.Y.M wrote:
> > > I noticed the kernel developers made some new changes to i2c which affects 
> > > saa7146 (and some other drivers) in 2.6.11-bk1.  Included is a patch for current 
> > > dvb-kernel if you want to build the latest 2.6 kernel snapshot.
> > 
> > Apparently, some guys out there have no real work to do and are busy
> > fixing whitespace issues and crap like this.
> > 
> > Btw, constructs like
> > ..., struct i2c_msg msg[], ...
> > and
> > ..., struct i2c_msg *msg, ...
> > are equivalent. So what?
> > 
> > Oliver
> > 
> > P.S.:
> > Ceterum censeo, these guys should be stopped.
> 
> I won't argue against you, but the reason for this
> change was some gcc-4.0 incompatibility.

Ok. I hope these changes will not break gcc 3.3 ;-)

Oliver

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