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Date:	Mon, 30 Jun 2014 11:08:08 +0200
From:	Geert Uytterhoeven <>
To:	Joe Perches <>
Cc:	Julia Lawall <>,
	Himangi Saraogi <>,
	Stefan Achatz <>,
	Jiri Kosina <>,
	"" <>,
	"" <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] HID: roccat: Drop cast

On Sun, Jun 29, 2014 at 8:25 PM, Joe Perches <> wrote:
> I think I've seen code in the kernel like
>         char *p2 = (void *)p;
> where p is const and p2 is dereferenced and set.

I can imagine there's code like that.

Still hoping for gcc to gain an option to warn about all casts, except in header



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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