Re: pci_device_id definition cleanups

From: Sam Ravnborg
Date: Fri Feb 15 2008 - 21:24:41 EST

On Sat, Feb 16, 2008 at 12:21:40AM +0100, Jonas Bonn wrote:
> I've done some work on cleaning up the definitions of pci_device_id to
> make them "static const" (where possible) and to make sure they go into
> __devinitconst. There are about 350 changes of the type shown in the
> diff at the end of this mail.
> ïAll these changes are in my public GIT tree at:
> git://
> (Based on 2.6.25-rc2)
> In addition to these pci_device_id changes, there are a few changesets
> that move "const" data from __devinitdata to __devinitconst.
> The tree above builds with both allmodconfig and allyesconfig.

Hi Jonas.

Can I ask you to try the same with ARCH=powerpc
(or alpha or ia64).
Becasue it is for these architectures we see issues with
defining data const.

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