Commit a8735821 authored by Floris Kraak's avatar Floris Kraak Committed by Sam Ravnborg

Kbuild: Disable the -Wformat-security gcc flag

Some distributions have enabled the gcc flag -Wformat-security by default.
This results in a number of warnings about format arguments to functions,
sometimes in cases where fixing the warning is not likely to actually fix a
bug.  Instead of hand patching a dozens of places (possibly more) that produce
warnings that get ignored anyway we just turn off the flag in the Makefile.
Signed-off-by: default avatarFloris Kraak <>
Signed-off-by: default avatarPekka Enberg <>
Signed-off-by: default avatarSam Ravnborg <>
parent 7a6b1f1c
......@@ -344,7 +344,8 @@ KBUILD_CPPFLAGS := -D__KERNEL__
KBUILD_CFLAGS := -Wall -Wundef -Wstrict-prototypes -Wno-trigraphs \
-fno-strict-aliasing -fno-common \
-Werror-implicit-function-declaration \
# Read KERNELRELEASE from include/config/kernel.release (if it exists)
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