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Date:	Mon, 17 Mar 2014 14:31:28 -0700
From:	Greg KH <>
To:	Masood Mehmood <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] staging: dgap: Fixed sparse error: same symbol
 redeclared with different type

On Sun, Mar 09, 2014 at 12:57:35AM -0800, Masood Mehmood wrote:
> sparse reported dgap_do_fep_load is redeclared with different type. while
> fixing, I noticed __user attribute is used incorrectly in declaration.
> There is no need to define __user for firware->data.
> Replaced the __user with 'const uchar *' from function dgap_do_fep_load and
> did the same for function dgap_do_bios_load.
> Signed-off-by: Masood Mehmood <>
> ---
>  drivers/staging/dgap/dgap.c | 13 ++++++-------
>  1 file changed, 6 insertions(+), 7 deletions(-)

This patch does not apply to my tree, can you redo it?


greg k-h
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