Re: [RFC] gfp flags annotations

From: Alexey Dobriyan
Date: Sat Oct 08 2005 - 20:03:36 EST

On Sat, Oct 08, 2005 at 04:34:36PM -0700, Linus Torvalds wrote:
> On Thu, 6 Oct 2005, Al Viro wrote:
> > a) typedef unsigned int __nocast gfp_t;
> Btw, since you did a typedef, any reason why it isn't marked __bitwise
> too? It would seem that all valid uses of it are bit tests with predefined
> values, ie a __bitwise restriction would seem very natural, no?

See [*] in Al's RFC.

The amount of endian warnings on allmodconfig is in >10K range. gfp_t
ones would simply be lost in noise.

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