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From: Greg KH <>
To: Christoph Hellwig <>
Cc: Linus Torvalds <>,
	Al Viro <>,
	Linux Kernel Mailing List <>
Subject: Re: problems with splice from /proc (was Linux 5.10-rc1)
Date: Wed, 28 Oct 2020 17:00:11 +0100	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <>

On Tue, Oct 27, 2020 at 04:32:13PM +0000, Christoph Hellwig wrote:
> On Tue, Oct 27, 2020 at 10:17:25AM +0100, Greg KH wrote:
> > Ok, I couldn't get a clean merge of that old branch on top of your
> > 5.10-rc1 tree, so I can't give it a run-through.  If you have an updated
> > series you want me to test, I'll be glad to do so.
> Can you give this branch a spin?

Sorry for the delay, took a while to get results due to other testing

Anyway, yes, this worked!

So feel free to add:

	Tested-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <>

If you send those out.

Now I ran into a fnctl test that is failing when reading trying to run
splice on /proc/version (crazy tests), let me go see if I can do the
same thing you did for cpuinfo for all proc "single data" files...


greg k-h

  parent reply	other threads:[~2020-10-29  2:11 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 15+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2020-10-25 22:40 Linux 5.10-rc1 Linus Torvalds
2020-10-25 23:43 ` linux-next: stats Stephen Rothwell
2020-10-27  6:48 ` problems with splice from /proc (was Linux 5.10-rc1) Greg KH
2020-10-27  7:49   ` Christoph Hellwig
2020-10-27  7:55     ` Greg KH
2020-10-27  8:07       ` Christoph Hellwig
2020-10-27  8:14         ` Greg KH
2020-10-27  8:14           ` Christoph Hellwig
2020-10-27  9:17           ` Greg KH
2020-10-27 16:32             ` Christoph Hellwig
2020-10-27 17:43               ` Greg KH
2020-10-28 16:00               ` Greg KH [this message]
2020-10-28 18:33                 ` Greg KH
2020-10-28 18:34                   ` Christoph Hellwig
2020-10-28 18:35                   ` [PATCH] proc "single files": switch to ->read_iter Greg Kroah-Hartman

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