Re: [PATCH 1/2] Correct function definition for C++
From: Greg KH
Date: Wed Feb 22 2017 - 02:11:15 EST
On Tue, Feb 21, 2017 at 04:24:04PM +0100, Joakim Tjernlund wrote:
> C++ does does not like the extra extern before asmlinkage, remove it.
> Signed-off-by: Joakim Tjernlund <joakim.tjernlund@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
> include/linux/printk.h | 4 ++--
> 1 file changed, 2 insertions(+), 2 deletions(-)
> diff --git a/include/linux/printk.h b/include/linux/printk.h
> index 3472cc6..be823f5 100644
> --- a/include/linux/printk.h
> +++ b/include/linux/printk.h
Why are you building this file with a C++ compiler?
Also, this is not the correct way to submit patches for inclusion in the
stable kernel tree. Please read Documentation/stable_kernel_rules.txt
for how to do this properly.