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Date:   Mon, 3 Apr 2017 10:29:00 -0700
From:   Kees Cook <>
To:     "Moore, Robert" <>
Cc:     "Zheng, Lv" <>,
        "" <>,
        "Wysocki, Rafael J" <>,
        Len Brown <>,
        "" <>,
        "" <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] ACPICA: use designated initializers

On Fri, Mar 31, 2017 at 5:45 PM, Moore, Robert <> wrote:
> Acpica is built with many compilers, even very old ones. It runs on at least 12 known operating systems, and very probably more.
> I'm sorry, but no, we are not going to start adding compiler-specific ifdefs/code in the base ACPICA code.
> I don't care what you do in the Linux-specific or gcc-specific headers, however. If this breaks a customer build, we (you) will hear about it rather quickly.

Since the change is specific to the one place ACPICA uses an
all-function-pointer structure, I made the change local:

would you rather this is in the .h files instead?


Kees Cook
Pixel Security

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