Re: Section Mismatches

From: Uwe Kleine-König
Date: Wed Aug 04 2010 - 08:27:26 EST

Hi Felipe,

On Wed, Aug 04, 2010 at 02:11:56PM +0300, Felipe Balbi wrote:
> I see that your commit 0db252452378aa7a9e001a13226e1cd1dc61453d removed
> the *_driver from the symbol whitelist when referencing init section
> (heh, it took a while), but could you explain what's the rationale
> behind that ?
The rational is that it's AFAIK wrong if a driver references a function
that lives in .init.text.

Do you think that's wrong?

Best regards

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