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Date:   Sun, 19 Mar 2023 15:05:43 +0800
From:   kernel test robot <>
To:     "Paul E. McKenney" <>
Subject: [paulmck-rcu:dev.2023.03.17a 33/38] kernel/rcu/tasks.h:140:20:
 warning: 'tasks_rcu_exit_srcu' defined but not used

tree: dev.2023.03.17a
head:   19d218a4b125a4dce12eb88097a9c55f7126ce8c
commit: 61eea4556e8cf92d4c9b483110a679d2652aa451 [33/38] srcu: Move work-scheduling fields from srcu_struct to srcu_usage
config: x86_64-kexec (
compiler: gcc-11 (Debian 11.3.0-8) 11.3.0
reproduce (this is a W=1 build):
        git remote add paulmck-rcu
        git fetch --no-tags paulmck-rcu dev.2023.03.17a
        git checkout 61eea4556e8cf92d4c9b483110a679d2652aa451
        # save the config file
        mkdir build_dir && cp config build_dir/.config
        make W=1 O=build_dir ARCH=x86_64 olddefconfig
        make W=1 O=build_dir ARCH=x86_64 SHELL=/bin/bash kernel/

If you fix the issue, kindly add following tag where applicable
| Reported-by: kernel test robot <>
| Link:

All warnings (new ones prefixed by >>):

   In file included from include/linux/srcu.h:49,
                    from include/linux/notifier.h:16,
                    from arch/x86/include/asm/uprobes.h:13,
                    from include/linux/uprobes.h:49,
                    from include/linux/mm_types.h:16,
                    from include/linux/sched/signal.h:13,
                    from kernel/rcu/update.c:26:
>> kernel/rcu/tasks.h:140:20: warning: 'tasks_rcu_exit_srcu' defined but not used [-Wunused-variable]
     140 | DEFINE_STATIC_SRCU(tasks_rcu_exit_srcu);
         |                    ^~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
   include/linux/srcutree.h:184:38: note: in definition of macro '__DEFINE_SRCU'
     184 |         is_static struct srcu_struct name =                                                     \
         |                                      ^~~~
   kernel/rcu/tasks.h:140:1: note: in expansion of macro 'DEFINE_STATIC_SRCU'
     140 | DEFINE_STATIC_SRCU(tasks_rcu_exit_srcu);
         | ^~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

vim +/tasks_rcu_exit_srcu +140 kernel/rcu/tasks.h

07e105158d97b4 Paul E. McKenney 2020-03-02  138  
eacd6f04a13331 Paul E. McKenney 2020-03-02  139  /* Track exiting tasks in order to allow them to be waited for. */
eacd6f04a13331 Paul E. McKenney 2020-03-02 @140  DEFINE_STATIC_SRCU(tasks_rcu_exit_srcu);
eacd6f04a13331 Paul E. McKenney 2020-03-02  141  

:::::: The code at line 140 was first introduced by commit
:::::: eacd6f04a1333187dd3e96e5635c0edce0a2e354 rcu-tasks: Move Tasks RCU to its own file

:::::: TO: Paul E. McKenney <>
:::::: CC: Paul E. McKenney <>

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