Re: linux-next: build failure after merge of the final tree (hidtree related)

From: Jiri Kosina
Date: Thu Apr 01 2010 - 02:18:59 EST

On Thu, 1 Apr 2010, Stephen Rothwell wrote:

> After merging the final tree, today's linux-next build (powerpc
> allyesconfig) failed like this:
> drivers/hid/hid-picolcd.c: In function 'picolcd_debug_reset_write':
> drivers/hid/hid-picolcd.c:1343: error: implicit declaration of function 'copy_from_user'
> drivers/hid/hid-picolcd.c: In function 'picolcd_debug_eeprom_read':
> drivers/hid/hid-picolcd.c:1407: error: implicit declaration of function 'copy_to_user'
> Caused by commit 9bbf2b98ba11d00bd73e3254e15cfe17ccaff6ba ("HID: add
> experimental access to PicoLCD device's EEPROM and FLASH"). Using copy_
> {to,from}_user requires the include of linux/uaccess.h.
> I have reverted that commit for today.

Hmm, on which arch did this bomb out? I wonder why it is building fine for

Anyway, I have added the include, as it is obviously correct(tm), thanks
for reporting it.

Jiri Kosina
SUSE Labs, Novell Inc.
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