lists.openwall.net   lists  /  announce  owl-users  owl-dev  john-users  john-dev  passwdqc-users  yescrypt  popa3d-users  /  oss-security  kernel-hardening  musl  sabotage  tlsify  passwords  /  crypt-dev  xvendor  /  Bugtraq  Full-Disclosure  linux-kernel  linux-netdev  linux-ext4  linux-hardening  PHC 
Open Source and information security mailing list archives
 
Hash Suite: Windows password security audit tool. GUI, reports in PDF.
[<prev] [next>] [<thread-prev] [day] [month] [year] [list]
Date:   Thu, 26 Nov 2020 18:28:03 +0100
From:   Uladzislau Rezki <urezki@...il.com>
To:     "Paul E. McKenney" <paulmck@...nel.org>,
        Stephen Rothwell <sfr@...b.auug.org.au>
Cc:     Stephen Rothwell <sfr@...b.auug.org.au>,
        "Uladzislau Rezki (Sony)" <urezki@...il.com>,
        Linux Kernel Mailing List <linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org>,
        Linux Next Mailing List <linux-next@...r.kernel.org>
Subject: Re: linux-next: build warnings after merge of the rcu tree

> On Thu, Nov 26, 2020 at 05:44:28PM +1100, Stephen Rothwell wrote:
> > Hi all,
> > 
> > After merging the rcu tree, today's linux-next build (htmldocs) produced
> > these warnings:
> > 
> > include/linux/rcupdate.h:872: warning: Excess function parameter 'ptr' description in 'kfree_rcu'
> > include/linux/rcupdate.h:872: warning: Excess function parameter 'rhf' description in 'kfree_rcu'
> > 
> > Introduced by commit
> > 
> >   beba8bdf2f16 ("rcu: Introduce kfree_rcu() single-argument macro")
> 
> Heh!  The documentation isn't dealing at all well with this situation.
> 
> Would one of the docbook experts have some advice, keeping in mind
> that kfree_rcu might have either one or two arguments?
> 
Indeed. The question is if the docbook is capable of describing such
macro usage, 1 or 2 args.

--
Vlad Rezki

Powered by blists - more mailing lists