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Date:   Tue, 16 Apr 2019 07:56:37 -0700
From:   Tejun Heo <>
To:     Bart Van Assche <>
        Lai Jiangshan <>,
        Alexander Duyck <>,
        Dan Williams <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] kernel/workqueue: Verify alloc_workqueue() argument list

On Tue, Mar 19, 2019 at 10:40:47AM -0700, Bart Van Assche wrote:
> This patch avoids that gcc reports the following warning when building
> with W=1:
> kernel/workqueue.c:4250:2: warning: function alloc_workqueue might be a candidate for gnu_printf format attribute [-Wsuggest-attribute=format]
>   vsnprintf(wq->name, sizeof(wq->name), fmt, args);
> Cc: Lai Jiangshan <>
> Cc: Alexander Duyck <>
> Cc: Dan Williams <>
> Fixes: 669de8bda87b ("kernel/workqueue: Use dynamic lockdep keys for workqueues")
> Signed-off-by: Bart Van Assche <>

Applied to wq/for-5.2.



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