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Date:	Thu, 6 Feb 2014 11:52:52 -0500
From:	Steven Rostedt <>
To:	Peter Zijlstra <>
Cc:	Johannes Berg <>,
	LKML <>,
	Andrew Morton <>,
	"H. Peter Anvin" <>,
	Ingo Molnar <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] sched/wait: suppress sparse 'variable shadowing'

On Thu, 6 Feb 2014 17:45:58 +0100
Peter Zijlstra <> wrote:

> On Thu, Feb 06, 2014 at 05:28:41PM +0100, Johannes Berg wrote:
> > From: Johannes Berg <>
> > 
> > This warning seems to show up a lot now, since ___wait_event()
> > is (indirectly) used inside wait_event_timeout(), which also
> > has a variable called __ret. Rename the one in ___wait_event()
> > to ___ret (another leading underscore) to suppress the warning.
> > 
> > Signed-off-by: Johannes Berg <>
> Thanks!

Tag, you're it!

Now you need to submit a patch to fix one sparse warning this week ;-)

Yeah, yeah, I know. Like you have time.

This could be a cool drinking game. Every time you fix someone else's
sparse error, they have to drink a pint :-)

-- Steve
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