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From: Linus Walleij <>
To: Hennie Muller <>
Cc: Phil Reid <>,
	Bartosz Golaszewski <>,
	"open list:GPIO SUBSYSTEM" <>,
	"" <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH 1/2] [PATCH] gpio: Replace usage of bare 'unsigned' with 'unsigned int'
Date: Mon, 5 Aug 2019 11:26:01 +0200	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20190722045154.rp2sqr2mxdmfn5qj@manjaro-1>

On Mon, Jul 22, 2019 at 6:52 AM Hennie Muller <> wrote:
> On Mon, Jul 22, 2019 at 10:05:00AM +0800, Phil Reid wrote:

> > I've encountered these checkpatch warnings as well.
> >
> > However 'struct gpio_chip' callbacks define the function signatures
> > as 'unsigned', not 'unsigned int'. So I've also left them as is, to explicitly
> > match the struct definition.
> >
> > Be interested to know what the official take on this is.
> In hindsight, I saw most of the other gpio drivers follow the same
> convention as the viperboard driver. which means
> a) my changes add no value and just creates inconsistency.
> or
> b) there's an opportunity to fix up the rest of the gpio drivers as
> well? Which I'll be happy to do.

I think it is fine to fix this in drivers and we can fix the prototypes
as well.

Linus Walleij

  reply	other threads:[~2019-08-05  9:26 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 8+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2019-07-21 12:52 [PATCH 1/2] [PATCH] gpio: Replace usage of bare 'unsigned' with 'unsigned int' Hennie Muller
2019-07-21 12:52 ` [PATCH 2/2] [PATCH] gpio: Explicitly cast from __be16 to unsigned short Hennie Muller
2019-08-05  9:10   ` Linus Walleij
2019-08-05 11:52     ` Arnd Bergmann
2019-07-22  2:05 ` [PATCH 1/2] [PATCH] gpio: Replace usage of bare 'unsigned' with 'unsigned int' Phil Reid
2019-07-22  4:51   ` Hennie Muller
2019-08-05  9:26     ` Linus Walleij [this message]
2019-08-05  9:27 ` Linus Walleij

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