[alsa-devel] Fix section mismatch in wm8995.c

Mark Brown broonie at opensource.wolfsonmicro.com
Tue Jan 11 18:28:40 CET 2011

On Tue, Jan 11, 2011 at 06:18:49PM +0100, Takashi Iwai wrote:
> Mark Brown wrote:

> > Hrm, it'd be better to find some annotation for the pointer which lets
> > us have the reference.  We at a higher level only dereference the
> > pointer from the probe path, preventing the discard isn't a great
> > solution.

> Nah, that's way too complex for the time being.  I really prefer a
> warning-less code for such a case.

The array is ~25k so it's not a completely trivial amount of memory,

> The whole __init stuff have lots of potential improvements.  But,
> improving it would cost pretty much.  And we don't want yet another
> new annotation...

Very true.  The other option is to refactor all the data structures to
appease it which is painful.

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