Re: [PATCH -stable] clocksource: fix compilation if noGENERIC_TIME

From: Greg KH
Date: Sat Jan 30 2010 - 11:01:50 EST

On Sat, Jan 30, 2010 at 05:56:13PM +0200, Aaro Koskinen wrote:
> Commit a9238ce3bb0fda6e760780b702c6cbd3793087d3 broke compilation on
> platforms that do not implement GENERIC_TIME (e.g. iop32x):
> kernel/time/clocksource.c: In function 'clocksource_register':
> kernel/time/clocksource.c:556: error: implicit declaration of function 'clocksource_max_deferment'
> Provide a dummy implementation of clocksource_max_deferment() for such
> platforms.
> Signed-off-by: Aaro Koskinen <aaro.koskinen@xxxxxx>
> ---

If you want a patch to go into the -stable tree, then add the
Cc: stable <stable@xxxxxxxxxx>
line to the signed-off-by area, so that the tools will pick it up


greg k-h
To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
the body of a message to majordomo@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
More majordomo info at
Please read the FAQ at