Re: [Patch] Fix signedness error in drivers/media/video/vivi.c

From: Alan Cox
Date: Sun Aug 20 2006 - 14:01:42 EST

Ar Sad, 2006-08-19 am 18:19 +0200, ysgrifennodd Eric Sesterhenn:
> Since videobuf_reqbufs() returns negative values on errors the current
> code does no real error checking since gcc removes the comparison.
> This patch fixes this issue by making ret a normal, signed integer.
> Signed-off-by: Eric Sesterhenn <snakebyte@xxxxxx>

Doesn't apply to latest driver tree but the problem is still present.


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