Re: [patch 2.6.13] ia64: add EXPORT_SYMBOL_GPL for ia64_max_cacheline_size

From: John W. Linville <>
Date: 2005-09-13 10:06:13
On Mon, Sep 12, 2005 at 08:25:24PM +0100, Christoph Hellwig wrote:
> On Mon, Sep 12, 2005 at 10:48:52AM -0400, John W. Linville wrote:
> > The implementation of dma_get_cache_alignment for ia64 makes reference
> > to ia64_max_cacheline_size inside of a static inline. For this to
> > work for modules, this needs to be EXPORT_SYMBOL{,_GPL}.
> This is not supposed to be a _GPL api.  best just move
> dma_get_cache_alignment out of line.

You are thinking of something like the x86_64 implementation?
That seems reasonable to me.  Patch to follow...

John W. Linville
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