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Date:	Tue, 28 Feb 2012 15:49:14 -0500 (EST)
From:	David Miller <davem@...emloft.net>
To:	geert@...ux-m68k.org
Cc:	danny.kukawka@...ect.de, dkukawka@...e.de,
	jeffrey.t.kirsher@...el.com, jpirko@...hat.com,
	netdev@...r.kernel.org, linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org
Subject: Re: [PATCH 03/11] cirrus/mac89x0: print MAC via printk format
 specifier

From: Geert Uytterhoeven <geert@...ux-m68k.org>
Date: Tue, 28 Feb 2012 21:45:30 +0100

> drivers/net/ethernet/cirrus/mac89x0.c: In function ‘set_mac_address’:
> drivers/net/ethernet/cirrus/mac89x0.c:597: warning: dereferencing
> ‘void *’ pointer
> drivers/net/ethernet/cirrus/mac89x0.c:597: error: request for member
> ‘sa_data’ in something not a structure or union
> drivers/net/ethernet/cirrus/mac89x0.c:600: warning: dereferencing
> ‘void *’ pointer
> drivers/net/ethernet/cirrus/mac89x0.c:600: error: request for member
> ‘sa_data’ in something not a structure or union
> drivers/net/ethernet/cirrus/mac89x0.c:595: warning: unused variable ‘saddr’

Thanks, I've fixed this as follows and pushed to net-next:

--------------------
mac89x0: Fix build error.

Need to use the new 'saddr' variable not the void 'addr' in
set_mac_address().

Reported-by: Geert Uytterhoeven <geert@...ux-m68k.org>
Signed-off-by: David S. Miller <davem@...emloft.net>
---
 drivers/net/ethernet/cirrus/mac89x0.c |    6 +++---
 1 files changed, 3 insertions(+), 3 deletions(-)

diff --git a/drivers/net/ethernet/cirrus/mac89x0.c b/drivers/net/ethernet/cirrus/mac89x0.c
index 419825c..932fdcc 100644
--- a/drivers/net/ethernet/cirrus/mac89x0.c
+++ b/drivers/net/ethernet/cirrus/mac89x0.c
@@ -591,13 +591,13 @@ static void set_multicast_list(struct net_device *dev)
 
 static int set_mac_address(struct net_device *dev, void *addr)
 {
-	int i;
 	struct sockaddr *saddr = addr;
+	int i;
 
-	if (!is_valid_ether_addr(addr->sa_data))
+	if (!is_valid_ether_addr(saddr->sa_data))
 		return -EADDRNOTAVAIL;
 
-	memcpy(dev->dev_addr, addr->sa_data, ETH_ALEN);
+	memcpy(dev->dev_addr, saddr->sa_data, ETH_ALEN);
 	printk("%s: Setting MAC address to %pM\n", dev->name, dev->dev_addr);
 
 	/* set the Ethernet address */
-- 
1.7.7.6

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