Re: build failure of next-20221005 due to 4078ec1ef5ed ("LoongArch: Use TLB for ioremap()")
From: Huacai Chen
Date: Thu Oct 06 2022 - 01:26:01 EST
On Wed, Oct 5, 2022 at 10:14 PM Xi Ruoyao <xry111@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Hi Huacai,
> #define iounmap(addr) ((void)(addr))
This can solve the problem, and arm use the same way:
#define tlb_flush(tlb) ((void) tlb)
but I don't know whether this is the correct way.
> This is how we normally silence an unused variable or parameter warning.
> Not sure if the kernel uses the same convention though.
> On Wed, 2022-10-05 at 13:54 +0100, Sudip Mukherjee wrote:
> > On Wed, Oct 5, 2022 at 1:30 PM Huacai Chen <chenhuacai@xxxxxxxxxx>
> > wrote:
> > >
> > > Hi, Sudip,
> > >
> > > This seems a false positive. When the implementation of iounmap() is
> > > empty (but this is completely legal I think), these drivers will
> > > cause
> > > "unused variable error".
> > And that error will fail the build as allmodconfig will have
> > CONFIG_WERROR=y.
> Xi Ruoyao <xry111@xxxxxxxxxxx>
> School of Aerospace Science and Technology, Xidian University