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Date:   Mon, 3 Aug 2020 15:53:37 +0200
From:   Michal Kubecek <>
To:     Andrew Lunn <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH ethtool 0/7] compiler warnings cleanup, part 1

On Mon, Aug 03, 2020 at 03:31:25PM +0200, Andrew Lunn wrote:
> On Mon, Aug 03, 2020 at 01:57:03PM +0200, Michal Kubecek wrote:
> > Maciej ┼╗enczykowski recently cleaned up many "unused parameter" compiler
> > warnings but some new occurences appeared since (mostly in netlink code).
> Hi Michal
> Could you modify the compiler flags to get gcc to warn about these?
> Otherwise they will just come back again.

Good point. I'll add "-Wextra" to default CFLAGS in with the
second part of the cleanup (shortly after 5.8 release). At that point
there will be no warnings so that it will be easy to spot any new ones.


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