[PATCH] Constify compat_get_bitmap argument
Stephen Rothwell [Sat, 28 Oct 2006 17:38:46 +0000 (10:38 -0700)]
This means we can call it when the bitmap we want to fetch is declared
const.

Signed-off-by: Stephen Rothwell <sfr@canb.auug.org.au>
Cc: Christoph Lameter <clameter@engr.sgi.com>
Cc: Paul Jackson <pj@sgi.com>
Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@osdl.org>
Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@osdl.org>

include/linux/compat.h
kernel/compat.c

index f4ebf96..f155319 100644 (file)
@@ -196,7 +196,7 @@ asmlinkage long compat_sys_select(int n, compat_ulong_t __user *inp,
 #define BITS_TO_COMPAT_LONGS(bits) \
        (((bits)+BITS_PER_COMPAT_LONG-1)/BITS_PER_COMPAT_LONG)
 
-long compat_get_bitmap(unsigned long *mask, compat_ulong_t __user *umask,
+long compat_get_bitmap(unsigned long *mask, const compat_ulong_t __user *umask,
                       unsigned long bitmap_size);
 long compat_put_bitmap(compat_ulong_t __user *umask, unsigned long *mask,
                       unsigned long bitmap_size);
index 75573e5..d4898aa 100644 (file)
@@ -678,7 +678,7 @@ int get_compat_sigevent(struct sigevent *event,
                ? -EFAULT : 0;
 }
 
-long compat_get_bitmap(unsigned long *mask, compat_ulong_t __user *umask,
+long compat_get_bitmap(unsigned long *mask, const compat_ulong_t __user *umask,
                       unsigned long bitmap_size)
 {
        int i, j;