Re: linux-next: build failure after merge of the staging tree

From: Greg KH
Date: Mon Jan 07 2013 - 23:49:43 EST

On Tue, Jan 08, 2013 at 01:23:52PM +1100, Stephen Rothwell wrote:
> Hi Greg,
> After merging the staging tree, today's linux-next build (x86_64
> allmodconfig) failed like this:
> drivers/staging/comedi/comedi_fops.c: In function 'comedi_unlocked_ioctl':
> drivers/staging/comedi/comedi_fops.c:1665:4: error: 'dev_file_info' undeclared (first use in this function)
> Caused by commit 4da5fa9a439f ("staging: comedi: use comedi_dev_from_minor
> ()") interacting with commit 7d3135af399e ("staging: comedi: prevent
> auto-unconfig of manually configured devices") from the staging.current
> tree.
> I just reverted the latter commit in the hope that the bug is fixed in
> some other way in the staging tree.

Yes, I had to do some manual fixup when merging the branches together to
get it to work properly, which is what I did in my staging-next tree.
As the fixup was done in the merge commit, maybe you didn't get it when
you did the pull?


greg k-h
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