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Date:   Thu, 17 Feb 2022 12:06:36 +0200
From:   Kalle Valo <>
To:     Jakub Kicinski <>
Cc:     "Gustavo A. R. Silva" <>,
        Ping-Ke Shih <>,
        "David S. Miller" <>,,,,
Subject: Re: [PATCH][next] tw89: core.h: Replace zero-length array with flexible-array member

Jakub Kicinski <> writes:

> On Wed, 16 Feb 2022 13:50:47 -0600 Gustavo A. R. Silva wrote:
>> There is a regular need in the kernel to provide a way to declare
>> having a dynamically sized set of trailing elements in a structure.
>> Kernel code should always use “flexible array members”[1] for these
>> cases. The older style of one-element or zero-length arrays should
>> no longer be used[2].
>> [1]
>> [2]
>> Link:
>> Signed-off-by: Gustavo A. R. Silva <>
> The subject is off.

I can fix that during commit.


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