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Date:	Sat, 5 Apr 2014 13:35:30 +0200
From:	Geert Uytterhoeven <>
To:	Tomi Valkeinen <>
	"" <>,
	Linux Fbdev development list <>,
	Jean-Christophe PLAGNIOL-VILLARD <>,
	Jon Ringle <>,
	"Etheridge, Darren" <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH v3 2/2] video: da8xx-fb: Fix casting of info->pseudo_palette

Hi Tomi,

On Fri, Apr 4, 2014 at 12:49 PM, Tomi Valkeinen <> wrote:
> I wonder why the pseudo_palette in fb.h is 'void *' in the first place.
> It seems to be cast to 'u32 *' everywhere...

Historically, this was driver-specific. Many drivers stored u16 pixel values.

I guess it can be changed to u32 now, dropping all casts.



Geert Uytterhoeven -- There's lots of Linux beyond ia32 --

In personal conversations with technical people, I call myself a hacker. But
when I'm talking to journalists I just say "programmer" or something like that.
                                -- Linus Torvalds
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