Re: [PATCH 2.6.32/stable] CIFS: Remove __exit mark from cifs_init_dns_resolver() header

From: David Howells
Date: Tue Aug 03 2010 - 17:41:01 EST

Michael Neuling <mikey@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> An allmodconfig compile on ppc64 with currently gives this error
> fs/cifs/dns_resolve.h:27: error: expected '=', ',', ';', 'asm' or '__attribute__' before 'cifs_init_dns_resolver'
> This removes the __init from cifs_init_dns_resolver()

That's not really a good idea as the assembler may choose different pieces of
assembly to do variable references and jumps, depending on the section

A better fix is to add:

#include <linux/module.h>

to the header file.

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