decnet: Fix complier warning

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State Accepted, archived
Delegated to: David Miller
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David Miller Oct. 15, 2008, 10:57 p.m.
From: Steven Whitehouse <>
Date: Wed, 15 Oct 2008 13:40:35 +0100

> On Wed, 2008-10-15 at 13:37 +0100, Ben Hutchings wrote:
> > Or you could make this use offsetof().  Daring, I know, it's only been a
> > standard macro for nearly 20 years.
> Yes, thats true. The whole set of code is rather suspect to say the
> least and I was going for the minimal fix. Its a long time since I last
> looked at this code so I don't remember exactly why it was done in that
> way,

I'm going to check in something like the following:

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diff --git a/net/decnet/dn_dev.c b/net/decnet/dn_dev.c
index 2f0ac3c..ba35258 100644
--- a/net/decnet/dn_dev.c
+++ b/net/decnet/dn_dev.c
@@ -152,7 +152,7 @@  static struct dn_dev_parms dn_dev_list[] =  {
 #define DN_DEV_LIST_SIZE ARRAY_SIZE(dn_dev_list)
-#define DN_DEV_PARMS_OFFSET(x) ((int) ((char *) &((struct dn_dev_parms *)0)->x))
+#define DN_DEV_PARMS_OFFSET(x) offsetof(struct dn_dev_parms, x)