Re: Export pda_percpu?

From: Jesse Barnes <>
Date: 2005-03-16 03:24:56
On Tuesday, March 15, 2005 7:37 am, Jack Steiner wrote:
> On Mon, Mar 14, 2005 at 08:44:10PM -0800, Christoph Lameter wrote:
> > In order for mmtimer to properly build as a module, it seems that we need
> > access to the pda structure. This has been discussed before
> >
> > and was rejected. What else can I do? Define functions as suggested? Do
> > these exist somewhere?
> What fields from the pda do you need? I think we need to eliminate the pda.
> The pda made sense in the 2.4 kernels but not in 2.6.
> Some of the fields were recently removed as part of a SHUB2 patch.
> The rest should be eliminated or moved.

You can also create accessor functions for the fields you need and export them 
instead.  I'd rather get rid of the PDA though.

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