Patchwork [PATCHv2,vringh,2/3] virtio: Add module driver macro for virtio drivers.

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Submitter sjur.brandeland@stericsson.com
Date Feb. 12, 2013, 11:49 a.m.
Message ID <1360669793-6921-3-git-send-email-sjur.brandeland@stericsson.com>
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Permalink /patch/219831/
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Delegated to: David Miller
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sjur.brandeland@stericsson.com - Feb. 12, 2013, 11:49 a.m.
From: Sjur Brændeland <sjur.brandeland@stericsson.com>

Add helper macro for drivers that don't do anything
special in module init/exit.

Signed-off-by: Sjur Brændeland <sjur.brandeland@stericsson.com>
---
 include/linux/virtio.h |    9 +++++++++
 1 files changed, 9 insertions(+), 0 deletions(-)

Patch

diff --git a/include/linux/virtio.h b/include/linux/virtio.h
index cf8adb1..00ccc40 100644
--- a/include/linux/virtio.h
+++ b/include/linux/virtio.h
@@ -126,4 +126,13 @@  static inline struct virtio_driver *drv_to_virtio(struct device_driver *drv)
 
 int register_virtio_driver(struct virtio_driver *drv);
 void unregister_virtio_driver(struct virtio_driver *drv);
+
+/* module_virtio_driver() - Helper macro for drivers that don't do
+ * anything special in module init/exit.  This eliminates a lot of
+ * boilerplate.  Each module may only use this macro once, and
+ * calling it replaces module_init() and module_exit()
+ */
+#define module_virtio_driver(__virtio_driver) \
+	module_driver(__virtio_driver, register_virtio_driver, \
+			unregister_virtio_driver)
 #endif /* _LINUX_VIRTIO_H */