[PATCH 056/493] edac: remove use of __devexit_p

Greg KH gregkh at linuxfoundation.org
Fri Nov 23 05:22:22 EST 2012

On Thu, Nov 22, 2012 at 02:44:51PM +0100, Borislav Petkov wrote:
> On Mon, Nov 19, 2012 at 01:20:05PM -0500, Bill Pemberton wrote:
> > CONFIG_HOTPLUG is going away as an option so __devexit_p is no longer
> > needed.
> Erm, I don't understand. __devexit_p is defined also for modules not
> only for CONFIG_HOTPLUG:
> #if defined(MODULE) || defined(CONFIG_HOTPLUG)
> #define __devexit_p(x) x
> #else
> #define __devexit_p(x) NULL
> #endif
> AFAICT, we cannot remove it yet no?

If MODULE is defined, it defaults to nothing.  And now that
CONFIG_HOTPLUG is always set to Y, this always defaults to nothing.

So it's not set to anything anymore, so it can be removed and then this
whole define chunk can be removed.


greg k-h

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