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Date:   Sat, 21 Nov 2020 21:45:41 +0100
From:   Miguel Ojeda <>
To:     Masahiro Yamada <>
Cc:     "Jason A. Donenfeld" <>,
        Shuah Khan <>,
        linux-kernel <>,,
        Network Development <>,,
        clang-built-linux <>,
        Nick Desaulniers <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] compiler_attribute: remove CONFIG_ENABLE_MUST_CHECK

On Sat, Nov 21, 2020 at 8:44 PM Masahiro Yamada <> wrote:
> Our goal is to always enable __must_check where appreciate, so this
> CONFIG option is no longer needed.

This would be great. It also implies we can then move it to
`compiler_attributes.h` since it does not depend on config options

We should also rename it to `__nodiscard`, since that is the
standardized name (coming soon to C2x and in C++ for years).

Cc'ing the Clang folks too to make them aware.


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