On Tue, 12 Apr 2016 14:25:31 +0100
Stefan Hajnoczi <stefa...@redhat.com> wrote:

> The virtio code uses int, unsigned int, and uint16_t for virtqueue
> indices.  The uint16_t is used for the low-level descriptor layout in
> virtio_ring.h while code that isn't concerned with descriptor layout can
> use unsigned int.
> 
> Use of int is problematic because it can result in signed/unsigned
> comparison and incompatible int*/unsigned int* pointer types.
> 
> Make the virtqueue_get_avail_bytes() 'i' variable unsigned int.  This
> eliminates the need to introduce casts and modify code further in the
> patches that follow.
> 
> Signed-off-by: Stefan Hajnoczi <stefa...@redhat.com>
> ---
>  hw/virtio/virtio.c | 2 +-
>  1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 1 deletion(-)

Reviewed-by: Cornelia Huck <cornelia.h...@de.ibm.com>


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