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From: Jules Irenge <jbi.octave@gmail.com>
To: linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org
Cc: Jules Irenge <jbi.octave@gmail.com>,
	"moderated list:AUDIT SUBSYSTEM" <linux-audit@redhat.com>
Subject: [PATCH 2/4] audit: uninitialize global variable audit_sig_sid
Date: Sat,  1 Aug 2020 19:46:01 +0100
Message-ID: <20200801184603.310769-3-jbi.octave@gmail.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20200801184603.310769-1-jbi.octave@gmail.com>

Checkpatch tool reports an error at variable audit_sig_sid declaration

"ERROR: do not initialise globals to 0"

To fix this, the global variable has been uninitialized.

Signed-off-by: Jules Irenge <jbi.octave@gmail.com>
---
 kernel/audit.c | 2 +-
 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 1 deletion(-)

diff --git a/kernel/audit.c b/kernel/audit.c
index 8c201f414226..7b1a38a211a9 100644
--- a/kernel/audit.c
+++ b/kernel/audit.c
@@ -125,7 +125,7 @@ static u32	audit_backlog_wait_time = AUDIT_BACKLOG_WAIT_TIME;
 /* The identity of the user shutting down the audit system. */
 kuid_t		audit_sig_uid = INVALID_UID;
 pid_t		audit_sig_pid = -1;
-u32		audit_sig_sid = 0;
+u32		audit_sig_sid;
 
 /* Records can be lost in several ways:
    0) [suppressed in audit_alloc]
-- 
2.26.2

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     [not found] ` <20200801184603.310769-1-jbi.octave@gmail.com>
2020-08-01 18:46   ` Jules Irenge [this message]
2020-08-01 18:55     ` Joe Perches
2020-08-01 20:26       ` Paul Moore
2020-08-02 14:32       ` Jules Irenge
2020-08-01 18:46   ` [PATCH 3/4] audit: uninitialize static variables Jules Irenge
2020-08-01 20:21     ` Paul Moore

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