path: root/include/libnftnl/object.h
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authorPhil Sutter <>2019-10-30 18:31:59 +0100
committerPhil Sutter <>2019-10-31 14:57:08 +0100
commit7349a70634fa02838aea33be0ff1b5491ac8dee9 (patch)
treec73d2368cc72cfca021f89d0c143daa869604d93 /include/libnftnl/object.h
parent3c1a1779cb0d2725521e8411903d37b1aebd956c (diff)
Deprecate untyped data setters
These functions make assumptions on size of passed data pointer and therefore tend to hide programming mistakes. Instead either one of the type-specific setters or the generic *_set_data() setter should be used. Signed-off-by: Phil Sutter <> Acked-by: Pablo Neira Ayuso <>
Diffstat (limited to 'include/libnftnl/object.h')
1 files changed, 1 insertions, 1 deletions
diff --git a/include/libnftnl/object.h b/include/libnftnl/object.h
index c5ea88e..221b15c 100644
--- a/include/libnftnl/object.h
+++ b/include/libnftnl/object.h
@@ -124,7 +124,7 @@ bool nftnl_obj_is_set(const struct nftnl_obj *ne, uint16_t attr);
void nftnl_obj_unset(struct nftnl_obj *ne, uint16_t attr);
void nftnl_obj_set_data(struct nftnl_obj *ne, uint16_t attr, const void *data,
uint32_t data_len);
-void nftnl_obj_set(struct nftnl_obj *ne, uint16_t attr, const void *data);
+void nftnl_obj_set(struct nftnl_obj *ne, uint16_t attr, const void *data) __attribute__((deprecated));
void nftnl_obj_set_u8(struct nftnl_obj *ne, uint16_t attr, uint8_t val);
void nftnl_obj_set_u16(struct nftnl_obj *ne, uint16_t attr, uint16_t val);
void nftnl_obj_set_u32(struct nftnl_obj *ne, uint16_t attr, uint32_t val);