In commit a76bcf557ef4 ("Kbuild: enable -Wmaybe-uninitialized warning
for "make W=1""), I reverted another change that happened to fix a problem
with old compilers, and now we get this report again with old compilers
(prior to gcc-4.8) and GCOV enabled:
cc1: warnings being treated as errors
drivers/gpu/drm/i915/intel_ringbuffer.c: In function
drivers/gpu/drm/i915/intel_ringbuffer.c:438: error: 'mmio.reg' may be used
uninitialized in this function
At top level:
>> cc1: error: unrecognized command line option "-Wno-maybe-uninitialized"
The problem is that we turn off the warning conditionally in a number
of places as we should, but one of them does it unconditionally.
Instead, change it to call cc-disable-warning as we do elsewhere.
The original patch that caused it was merged into linux-4.7, then
4.8 removed the change and 4.9 brought it back, so we probably want
a backport to 4.9 once this is merged.
Fixes: a76bcf557ef4 ("Kbuild: enable -Wmaybe-uninitialized warning for "make
Fixes: e72e2dfe7c16 ("gcov: disable -Wmaybe-uninitialized warning")
Reported-by: kbuild test robot <fengguang...@intel.com>
Signed-off-by: Arnd Bergmann <a...@arndb.de>
Makefile | 2 +-
1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 1 deletion(-)
diff --git a/Makefile b/Makefile
index 4fcc0f2dd93c..dbe9ce5d0e96 100644
@@ -370,7 +370,7 @@ LDFLAGS_MODULE =
-CFLAGS_GCOV = -fprofile-arcs -ftest-coverage -fno-tree-loop-im
+CFLAGS_GCOV = -fprofile-arcs -ftest-coverage -fno-tree-loop-im $(call
CFLAGS_KCOV := $(call cc-option,-fsanitize-coverage=trace-pc,)