[3.5.y.z,extended,stable] Patch "staging: vt6656: 64 bit fixes : correct all type sizes" has been added to staging queue

Message ID 1357785603-9288-1-git-send-email-herton.krzesinski@canonical.com
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Herton Ronaldo Krzesinski Jan. 10, 2013, 2:40 a.m.
This is a note to let you know that I have just added a patch titled

    staging: vt6656: 64 bit fixes : correct all type sizes

to the linux-3.5.y-queue branch of the 3.5.y.z extended stable tree 
which can be found at:


If you, or anyone else, feels it should not be added to this tree, please 
reply to this email.

For more information about the 3.5.y.z tree, see



From 3039f065c782db7b82a480944deb4205f130392a Mon Sep 17 00:00:00 2001
From: Malcolm Priestley <tvboxspy@gmail.com>
Date: Sun, 11 Nov 2012 15:41:25 +0000
Subject: [PATCH] staging: vt6656: 64 bit fixes : correct all type sizes

commit 7730492855a2f9c828599bcd8d62760f96d319e4 upstream.

After this patch all BYTE/WORD/DWORD types can be replaced with the appropriate u sizes.

Signed-off-by: Malcolm Priestley <tvboxspy@gmail.com>
Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@linuxfoundation.org>
Signed-off-by: Herton Ronaldo Krzesinski <herton.krzesinski@canonical.com>
 drivers/staging/vt6656/ttype.h |   10 +++++-----
 1 file changed, 5 insertions(+), 5 deletions(-)



diff --git a/drivers/staging/vt6656/ttype.h b/drivers/staging/vt6656/ttype.h
index 0f70562c..dfbf747 100644
--- a/drivers/staging/vt6656/ttype.h
+++ b/drivers/staging/vt6656/ttype.h
@@ -44,9 +44,9 @@  typedef int             BOOL;

 /****** Simple typedefs  ***************************************************/

-typedef unsigned char   BYTE;           //  8-bit
-typedef unsigned short  WORD;           // 16-bit
-typedef unsigned long   DWORD;          // 32-bit
+typedef u8 BYTE;
+typedef u16 WORD;
+typedef u32 DWORD;

 // QWORD is for those situation that we want
 // an 8-byte-aligned 8 byte long structure
@@ -62,8 +62,8 @@  typedef UQuadWord       QWORD;          // 64-bit

 /****** Common pointer types ***********************************************/

-typedef unsigned long   ULONG_PTR;      // 32-bit
-typedef unsigned long   DWORD_PTR;      // 32-bit
+typedef u32 ULONG_PTR;
+typedef u32 DWORD_PTR;

 // boolean pointer