Re: [PATCH v2 2/2] lib/uuid.c: eliminate uuid_[bl]e_index arrays
From: Andy Shevchenko
Date: Sun Jun 05 2016 - 12:14:56 EST
On Sun, 2016-06-05 at 08:34 -0700, Joe Perches wrote:
> On Sun, 2016-06-05 at 17:19 +0300, Andy Shevchenko wrote:
> > On Sat, 2016-06-04 at 09:29 -0700, Joe Perches wrote:
> > > (adding acpi folks)
> > > Trivially, acpi defines this but doesn't seem to use it.
> > >
> > > include/acpi/acconfig.h:#define UUID_STRING_LENGTHÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂ36ÂÂ/*
> > > Total length of a UUID string */
> > >
> > > And Ingo commented last month:
> > > https://lkml.org/lkml/2016/4/29/69
> > >
> > > Maybe this __uuid_to_bin function should be made public and
> > > the acpi version in drivers/acpi/acpica/utuuid.c should be
> > > removed.
> > Looks like you missed my first version of (other) series.
> > http://www.spinics.net/lists/linux-api/msg17518.html
> More like if a patch isn't applied after several months,
> it's likely not going to be applied unless it is resent.
The discussion was about how to proceed with uuid_*_cmp() functions that
have prototypes like uuid_le x1, x2. Any ideas come to mind?
Andy Shevchenko <andriy.shevchenko@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Intel Finland Oy