Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 445522
clean up CIFS build warnings
Last modified: 2009-01-20 15:23:58 EST
+++ This bug was initially created as a clone of Bug #445412 +++
The recent backported CIFS code throws a lot of build warnings. Clean them up so
that real problems are more readily visible.
-- Additional comment from email@example.com on 2008-05-06 16:00 EST --
Created an attachment (id=304679)
patch -- clean up build warnings
The warnings are mostly harmless -- most are due to different *_operations
structs being declared "const". This patch silences them. The resulting code is
a little ugly, but it compiles without warning.
I'll also plan to send this patch along to Steve and Shirish to see if they can
roll this into their backported tarballs.
-- Additional comment from firstname.lastname@example.org on 2008-05-06 16:19 EST --
Created an attachment (id=304682)
patch -- clean up build warnings (take #2)
Slightly revised patch. I had the wrong version in some of the #if's, and it
didn't work correctly with RHEL5's kernel.
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