[PATCH 11/12] pinctrl: samsung: use __devinit section for init code

Arnd Bergmann arnd at arndb.de
Tue Oct 2 07:52:29 EDT 2012

On Monday 01 October 2012, Linus Walleij wrote:
> On Fri, Sep 28, 2012 at 11:36 PM, Arnd Bergmann <arnd at arndb.de> wrote:
> > The samsung pinctrl driver has a probe function that is
> > __devinit and that calls a lot of other functions that are
> > marked __init, which kbuild complains about.
> >
> > Marking everything __devinit means that the code does not
> > discarded when CONFIG_HOTPLUG is set, which is a little
> > more wasteful, but also more consistent
> >
> > Without this patch, building exynos_defconfig results in:
> Acked-by: Linus Walleij <linus.walleij at linaro.org>
> I think the Samsing pinctrl driver has landed into next from some
> branch in ARM SoC so you probably know better than me
> where this thing should be merged...

Sorry, I was too late for this one. Can you pick it up now that the
driver is merged?


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