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

From: Miguel Ojeda
Date: Thu Aug 29 2019 - 18:54:46 EST

On Fri, Aug 30, 2019 at 12:52 AM Stephen Rothwell <sfr@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Caused by commit
> e81c903fb9e2 ("powerpc: prefer __section and __printf from compiler_attributes.h")
> I have reverted that commit for today.
> gcc v9.2.1 (in case that matters)
> The above error is from the PowerPC boot wrapper that is built without
> the kernel headers (mainly, I think).

Yeah, we just saw it, I was about to drop it from the queue. It is
indeed because we don't have those __* defines within the compilation
environment of the kernel.