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Date: Sat, 23 May 2020 08:10:18 +0200
To: Oscar Carter <>
Cc: stable <>,
	Takashi Sakamoto <>,
	Kees Cook <>,
	Stefan Richter <>,
	Mauro Carvalho Chehab <>,
	Clemens Ladisch <>,
	Jaroslav Kysela <>, Takashi Iwai <>,,,,,,
	"Lev R . Oshvang ." <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH v2] firewire: Remove function callback casts

On Fri, May 22, 2020 at 07:43:08PM +0200, Oscar Carter wrote:
> Hi,
> On Wed, May 20, 2020 at 03:16:24PM +0900, Takashi Sakamoto wrote:
> > Hi,
> >
> > I'm an author of ALSA firewire stack and thanks for the patch. I agree with
> > your intention to remove the cast of function callback toward CFI build.
> >
> > Practically, the isochronous context with FW_ISO_CONTEXT_RECEIVE_MULTICHANNEL
> > is never used by in-kernel drivers. Here, I propose to leave current
> > kernel API (fw_iso_context_create() with fw_iso_callback_t) as is.

If it's not used by anyone, why is it still there?  Can't we just delete


greg k-h

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