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Subject[PATCH] staging: vc04_services: parse_rx_slots() - Fix compiler warning
vc04_services contains a debug logging mechanism.  The log is
maintained in a shared memory area between the kernel and the
firmware. Changing the sizes of the data in this area would
require a firmware change which is distributed independently
from the kernel binary.

One of the items logged is the address of received messages.
This address is a pointer, but the debugging slot used to store
the information is a 32 bit integer.

Luckily, this value is never interpreted by anything other
then debug tools and it is expected that a human debugging
the kernel interpret it.

This change adds a cast to long before the original cast
to int to silence the warning.

Signed-off-by: Michael Zoran <>
drivers/staging/vc04_services/interface/vchiq_arm/vchiq_core.c | 2 +-
1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 1 deletion(-)

diff --git a/drivers/staging/vc04_services/interface/vchiq_arm/vchiq_core.c b/drivers/staging/vc04_services/interface/vchiq_arm/vchiq_core.c
index f3e1000..c187719 100644
--- a/drivers/staging/vc04_services/interface/vchiq_arm/vchiq_core.c
+++ b/drivers/staging/vc04_services/interface/vchiq_arm/vchiq_core.c
@@ -1619,7 +1619,7 @@ parse_rx_slots(VCHIQ_STATE_T *state)

header = (VCHIQ_HEADER_T *)(state->rx_data +
(state->rx_pos & VCHIQ_SLOT_MASK));
+ DEBUG_VALUE(PARSE_HEADER, (int)(long)header);
msgid = header->msgid;
size = header->size;
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