What is "__attribute__()" in kernel code
rohan.puri15 at gmail.com
Fri Sep 30 06:31:17 EDT 2011
On Fri, Sep 30, 2011 at 3:53 PM, anish singh <anish198519851985 at gmail.com>wrote:
> On Fri, Sep 30, 2011 at 3:28 PM, sandeep kumar
> <coolsandyforyou at gmail.com> wrote:
> > Hi all,
> > I was wondering what __attribute__ does in the kernel code?
> > I found several definitions but couldnot come to one conclusion..
> > __releases(x) is defined in compiler.h. What does this mean??
> > # define __releases(x) __attribute__((context(x,1,0)))
> GCC directive ?
> > Thanking you
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> > With regards,
> > Sandeep Kumar Anantapalli,
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Refer link http://www.unixwiz.net/techtips/gnu-c-attributes.html
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