Re: [PATCH] 2.5.21 kill warnings 4/19

From: Thunder from the hill (
Date: Mon Jun 10 2002 - 14:46:02 EST


On Mon, 10 Jun 2002, Andrew Morton wrote:
> __func__ does *not* work on egcs-1.1.2 and so cannot be used in Linux.
> `struct blah = { .open = driver_open };' *does* work in egcs-1.1.2
> and is OK to use.

Gee. I guess we need a special host gcc to support our needs - on
sparc(|64). We might have a patch that easily renames it in the sources of

Anyway, what is the problem about new gcc on old sparc? It works at least
on my sparc64, I can't complain.


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