From: Michael Neuling on
From: David Howells <dhowells(a)>

commit 51c20fcced5badee0e2021c6c89f44aa3cbd72aa

CIFS: Remove __exit mark from cifs_exit_dns_resolver()

Remove the __exit mark from cifs_exit_dns_resolver() as it's called by the
module init routine in case of error, and so may have been discarded during

Signed-off-by: David Howells <dhowells(a)>
Acked-by: Jeff Layton <jlayton(a)>
Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds(a)>
Signed-off-by: Michael Neuling <mikey(a)>
cc: stable(a) (for 2.6.32)
This fixes a compile error on ppc64 allmodconfig with

fs/cifs/dns_resolve.h:28: error: expected '=', ',', ';', 'asm' or '__attribute__' before 'cifs_exit_dns_resolver

Index: linux-2.6-ozlabs/fs/cifs/dns_resolve.c
--- linux-2.6-ozlabs.orig/fs/cifs/dns_resolve.c
+++ linux-2.6-ozlabs/fs/cifs/dns_resolve.c
@@ -226,7 +226,7 @@ failed_put_cred:
return ret;

-void __exit cifs_exit_dns_resolver(void)
+void cifs_exit_dns_resolver(void)
Index: linux-2.6-ozlabs/fs/cifs/dns_resolve.h
--- linux-2.6-ozlabs.orig/fs/cifs/dns_resolve.h
+++ linux-2.6-ozlabs/fs/cifs/dns_resolve.h
@@ -25,7 +25,7 @@

#ifdef __KERNEL__
extern int __init cifs_init_dns_resolver(void);
-extern void __exit cifs_exit_dns_resolver(void);
+extern void cifs_exit_dns_resolver(void);
extern int dns_resolve_server_name_to_ip(const char *unc, char **ip_addr);
#endif /* KERNEL */

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