[commits] [batctl] master: batctl: Add required includes to all files (fb51f72)

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Tue Apr 21 05:57:07 CEST 2015

Repository : ssh://git@open-mesh.org/batctl

On branch  : master


commit fb51f72f3fe911103abe565ebe88b7545a18d963
Author: Sven Eckelmann <sven at narfation.org>
Date:   Fri Apr 17 19:40:28 2015 +0200

    batctl: Add required includes to all files
    The header files could not be build indepdent from each other. This is happened
    because headers didn't include the files for things they've used. This was
    problematic because the success of a build depended on the knowledge about the
    right order of local includes.
    Also source files were not including everything they've used explicitly.
    Instead they required that transitive includes are always stable. This is
    problematic because some transitive includes are not obvious, depend on config
    settings and may not be stable in the future.
    The order for include blocks are:
     * primary headers (main.h and the *.h file of a *.c file)
     * global linux headers
     * required local headers
     * extra forward declarations for pointers in function/struct declarations
    The only exceptions are linux/bitops.h and linux/if_ether.h in packet.h. This
    header file is shared with userspace applications like batctl and must
    therefore build together with userspace applications. The header linux/bitops.h
    is not part of the uapi headers and linux/if_ether.h conflicts with the musl
    implementation of netinet/if_ether.h. The maintainers rejected the use of
    __KERNEL__ preprocessor checks and thus these two headers are only in main.h.
    All files using packet.h first have to include main.h to work correctly.
    Reported-by: Markus Pargmann <mpa at pengutronix.de>
    Signed-off-by: Sven Eckelmann <sven at narfation.org>
    Signed-off-by: Marek Lindner <mareklindner at neomailbox.ch>


 packet.h |    3 +++
 1 file changed, 3 insertions(+)

diff --git a/packet.h b/packet.h
index b81fbbf..7a9cb7a 100644
--- a/packet.h
+++ b/packet.h
@@ -18,6 +18,9 @@
+#include <asm/byteorder.h>
+#include <linux/types.h>
  * enum batadv_packettype - types for batman-adv encapsulated packets
  * @BATADV_IV_OGM: originator messages for B.A.T.M.A.N. IV

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