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From: Kees Cook <>
To: "Gustavo A. R. Silva" <>
Cc: Kalle Valo <>,
	"David S. Miller" <>,
	Jakub Kicinski <>,,,,,
Subject: Re: [PATCH][next] ath10k: Replace zero-length array with flexible-array member
Date: Wed, 16 Feb 2022 12:33:57 -0800	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <202202161233.805BB2B7A@keescook> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20220216194807.GA904008@embeddedor>

On Wed, Feb 16, 2022 at 01:48:07PM -0600, Gustavo A. R. Silva wrote:
> There is a regular need in the kernel to provide a way to declare
> having a dynamically sized set of trailing elements in a structure.
> Kernel code should always use “flexible array members”[1] for these
> cases. The older style of one-element or zero-length arrays should
> no longer be used[2].
> [1]
> [2]
> Link:
> Signed-off-by: Gustavo A. R. Silva <>

Reviewed-by: Kees Cook <>

Kees Cook

  reply	other threads:[~2022-02-16 20:34 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 3+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2022-02-16 19:48 [PATCH][next] ath10k: Replace zero-length array with flexible-array member Gustavo A. R. Silva
2022-02-16 20:33 ` Kees Cook [this message]
2022-02-21 10:24 ` Kalle Valo

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