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From: Mimi Zohar <zohar@linux.ibm.com>
To: Prakhar Srivastava <prsriva02@gmail.com>,
	linux-integrity@vger.kernel.org,
	linux-security-module@vger.kernel.org,
	linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org
Cc: roberto.sassu@huawei.com, vgoyal@redhat.com
Subject: Re: [PATCH V8 3/3] Call ima_kexec_cmdline to measure the cmdline args
Date: Thu, 13 Jun 2019 16:20:04 -0400
Message-ID: <1560457204.4805.72.camel@linux.ibm.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20190612221549.28399-4-prsriva02@gmail.com>

On Wed, 2019-06-12 at 15:15 -0700, Prakhar Srivastava wrote:
> During soft reboot(kexec_file_load) boot cmdline args

Any reason for not spelling it out and using the "boot command line"?

> are not measured.Thus the new kernel on load boots with
> an assumption of cold reboot.

Double spaces after a period.

What does "boots with an assumption of cold reboot" mean?  Not all
systems are booted the same way.  Is this comment relevant?

> 
> This patch makes a call to the ima hook ima_kexec_cmdline,
> added in "Define a new IMA hook to measure the boot command
> line arguments"

"added in ..." is unnecessry.

> to measure the boot cmdline args into the ima log.

^IMA measurement list.

Mimi


  parent reply index

Thread overview: 19+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2019-06-12 22:15 [PATCH V8 0/3] Add support for measuring the boot command line during kexec_file_load Prakhar Srivastava
2019-06-12 22:15 ` [PATCH V8 1/3] Define a new IMA hook to measure the boot command line arguments Prakhar Srivastava
2019-06-13 19:10   ` James Morris
2019-06-13 19:22   ` Mimi Zohar
2019-06-14 17:48     ` prakhar srivastava
2019-06-12 22:15 ` [PATCH V8 2/3] Define a new ima template field buf Prakhar Srivastava
2019-06-13 19:15   ` James Morris
2019-06-13 19:59   ` Mimi Zohar
2019-06-14 10:57     ` Mimi Zohar
2019-06-14 14:14       ` Mimi Zohar
2019-06-14 17:52         ` prakhar srivastava
2019-06-12 22:15 ` [PATCH V8 3/3] Call ima_kexec_cmdline to measure the cmdline args Prakhar Srivastava
2019-06-12 22:31   ` Mimi Zohar
2019-06-13  8:26     ` Dave Young
2019-06-13 20:07       ` Mimi Zohar
2019-06-13 19:16   ` James Morris
2019-06-13 20:20   ` Mimi Zohar [this message]
2019-06-13 20:48 ` [PATCH V8 0/3] Add support for measuring the boot command line during kexec_file_load Mimi Zohar
2019-06-14 17:39   ` prakhar srivastava

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