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From: Greg KH <greg@kroah.com>
To: David Howells <dhowells@redhat.com>
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Subject: Re: [RFC] UAPI: Check headers by compiling all together as C++
Date: Wed, 5 Sep 2018 18:55:52 +0200	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <20180905165552.GB25206@kroah.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <153616286704.23468.584491117180383924.stgit@warthog.procyon.org.uk>

On Wed, Sep 05, 2018 at 04:54:27PM +0100, David Howells wrote:
> 
> Here's a set of patches that inserts a step into the build process to make
> sure that the UAPI headers can all be built together with C++ (if the
> compiler being used supports C++).  All but the final patch perform fixups,
> including:

Wait, why do we care?  What has recently changed to start to directly
import kernel uapi files into C++ code?

And if userspace wants to do this, can't they do the C namespace trick
themselves when they do the import?  That must be how they are doing it
today, right?

thanks,

greg k-h
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  parent reply	other threads:[~2018-09-05 16:56 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 9+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2018-09-05 15:54 David Howells
2018-09-05 15:55 ` [PATCH 09/11] UAPI: ndctl: Fix g++-unsupported initialisation in headers David Howells
2018-09-05 15:55 ` [PATCH 10/11] UAPI: ndctl: Remove use of PAGE_SIZE David Howells
2018-09-05 16:55 ` Greg KH [this message]
2018-09-05 17:33   ` [RFC] UAPI: Check headers by compiling all together as C++ Yann Droneaud
2018-09-05 17:42     ` Michael S. Tsirkin
2018-09-06  7:12     ` Yann Droneaud
2018-09-05 19:22   ` Jan Engelhardt
2018-09-06  9:18 David Howells

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