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Re: lib/39215: getdevmajor()/major() types don't match
On Thu, Jul 31, 2008 at 06:50:01PM +0000, Matthias Drochner wrote:
> dholland%eecs.harvard.edu@localhost said:
> > Probably changing major() (and minor(), for symmetry) to produce an
> > unsigned value
> The kernel is using int for majors and minors, and is using -1
> as special value. I'd say we should adjust getdevmajor() - it
> is NetBSD specific and used at only one place in the tree.
> (and the error check against ~0 is ugly)
Ah, I figured it was too late for that. That's definitely preferable
> I've just done a full build with the appended patch - would that
> work for you?
Yes, looks fine, thanks.
- David A. Holland / dholland%eecs.harvard.edu@localhost
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