[PATCH 1/3] drivers/staging/rtl8187se: Don't pass huge struct by value

Stephen Rothwell sfr at canb.auug.org.au
Sun Aug 14 23:58:22 UTC 2011


Hi Jesper,

On Sun, 14 Aug 2011 20:32:49 +0200 (CEST) Jesper Juhl <jj at chaosbits.net> wrote:
>
> the "static inline" and defined in the header bits I didn't do because I 
> was afraid that that was not valid in combination with EXPORT_SYMBOL().

You don't need to/cannot EXPORT_SYMBOL() static inlines in header files.
Any use in modules will pick up the static inline definition from the
header file when they are built.  Unless, of course, someone takes the
addresses of these functions, then you should not inline them.

-- 
Cheers,
Stephen Rothwell                    sfr at canb.auug.org.au
http://www.canb.auug.org.au/~sfr/
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