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authorJohannes Berg <johannes.berg@intel.com>2017-06-16 14:29:21 +0200
committerDavid S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net>2017-06-16 11:48:39 -0400
commit4df864c1d9afb46e2461a9f808d9f11a42d31bad (patch)
tree07e7b3d16b161e0d199c5b8116df277798566e4f /drivers/net/ethernet/dnet.c
parentnetworking: introduce and use skb_put_data() (diff)
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networking: make skb_put & friends return void pointers
It seems like a historic accident that these return unsigned char *, and in many places that means casts are required, more often than not. Make these functions (skb_put, __skb_put and pskb_put) return void * and remove all the casts across the tree, adding a (u8 *) cast only where the unsigned char pointer was used directly, all done with the following spatch: @@ expression SKB, LEN; typedef u8; identifier fn = { skb_put, __skb_put }; @@ - *(fn(SKB, LEN)) + *(u8 *)fn(SKB, LEN) @@ expression E, SKB, LEN; identifier fn = { skb_put, __skb_put }; type T; @@ - E = ((T *)(fn(SKB, LEN))) + E = fn(SKB, LEN) which actually doesn't cover pskb_put since there are only three users overall. A handful of stragglers were converted manually, notably a macro in drivers/isdn/i4l/isdn_bsdcomp.c and, oddly enough, one of the many instances in net/bluetooth/hci_sock.c. In the former file, I also had to fix one whitespace problem spatch introduced. Signed-off-by: Johannes Berg <johannes.berg@intel.com> Signed-off-by: David S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net>
Diffstat (limited to 'drivers/net/ethernet/dnet.c')
-rw-r--r--drivers/net/ethernet/dnet.c2
1 files changed, 1 insertions, 1 deletions
diff --git a/drivers/net/ethernet/dnet.c b/drivers/net/ethernet/dnet.c
index 3e77dd863175..5a847941c46b 100644
--- a/drivers/net/ethernet/dnet.c
+++ b/drivers/net/ethernet/dnet.c
@@ -399,7 +399,7 @@ static int dnet_poll(struct napi_struct *napi, int budget)
* 'skb_put()' points to the start of sk_buff
* data area.
*/
- data_ptr = (unsigned int *)skb_put(skb, pkt_len);
+ data_ptr = skb_put(skb, pkt_len);
for (i = 0; i < (pkt_len + 3) >> 2; i++)
*data_ptr++ = dnet_readl(bp, RX_DATA_FIFO);
skb->protocol = eth_type_trans(skb, dev);