ath: wil6210: Fix build error
authorLarry Finger <Larry.Finger@lwfinger.net>
Sun, 21 Jul 2013 02:46:48 +0000 (21:46 -0500)
committerGreg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@linuxfoundation.org>
Mon, 12 Aug 2013 01:35:22 +0000 (18:35 -0700)
commit0a8567af5be153e47347546ca0f772c206f1be8a
tree04904a60c514110006b61cc57448ca4c3e360b2a
parent82056f561468aa59e697436742d460d939778175
ath: wil6210: Fix build error

commit 5d21608a592a9afcac8d82c6478a564e911ce70b upstream.

Building driver wil6210 in 3.10 and 3.11 kernels yields the following errors:

CC [M] drivers/net/wireless/ath/wil6210/debugfs.o
drivers/net/wireless/ath/wil6210/debugfs.c: In function 'wil_print_ring':
drivers/net/wireless/ath/wil6210/debugfs.c:163:11: error: pointer targets in passing argument 5 of 'hex_dump_to_buffer' differ in signedness [-Werror=pointer-sign]
           false);
           ^
In file included from include/linux/kernel.h:13:0,
                 from include/linux/cache.h:4,
                 from include/linux/time.h:4,
                 from include/linux/stat.h:18,
                 from include/linux/module.h:10,
                 from drivers/net/wireless/ath/wil6210/debugfs.c:17:
include/linux/printk.h:361:13: note: expected 'char *' but argument is of type 'unsigned char *'
 extern void hex_dump_to_buffer(const void *buf, size_t len,
             ^
drivers/net/wireless/ath/wil6210/debugfs.c: In function 'wil_txdesc_debugfs_show':
drivers/net/wireless/ath/wil6210/debugfs.c:429:10: error: pointer targets in passing argument 5 of 'hex_dump_to_buffer' differ in signedness [-Werror=pointer-sign]
          sizeof(printbuf), false);
          ^
In file included from include/linux/kernel.h:13:0,
                 from include/linux/cache.h:4,
                 from include/linux/time.h:4,
                 from include/linux/stat.h:18,
                 from include/linux/module.h:10,
                 from drivers/net/wireless/ath/wil6210/debugfs.c:17:
include/linux/printk.h:361:13: note: expected 'char *' but argument is of type 'unsigned char *'
 extern void hex_dump_to_buffer(const void *buf, size_t len,
             ^
cc1: all warnings being treated as errors
make[5]: *** [drivers/net/wireless/ath/wil6210/debugfs.o] Error 1
make[4]: *** [drivers/net/wireless/ath/wil6210] Error 2
make[3]: *** [drivers/net/wireless/ath] Error 2
make[2]: *** [drivers/net/wireless] Error 2
make[1]: *** [drivers/net] Error 2
make: *** [drivers] Error 2

These errors are fixed by changing the type of the buffer from "unsigned char *" to "char *".

Reported-by: Thomas Fjellstrom <thomas@fjellstrom.ca>
Tested-by: Thomas Fjellstrom <thomas@fjellstrom.ca>
Signed-off-by: Larry Finger <Larry.Finger@lwfinger.net>
Cc: Thomas Fjellstrom <thomas@fjellstrom.ca>
Signed-off-by: Vladimir Kondratiev <qca_vkondrat@qca.qualcomm.com>
Signed-off-by: John W. Linville <linville@tuxdriver.com>
Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@linuxfoundation.org>
drivers/net/wireless/ath/wil6210/debugfs.c