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From: Len Baker <len.baker@gmx.com>
To: Dan Carpenter <dan.carpenter@oracle.com>
Cc: Len Baker <len.baker@gmx.com>,
	David Laight <David.Laight@ACULAB.COM>,
	Larry Finger <Larry.Finger@lwfinger.net>,
	Florian Schilhabel <florian.c.schilhabel@googlemail.com>,
	Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@linuxfoundation.org>,
	Pavel Skripkin <paskripkin@gmail.com>,
	"linux-staging@lists.linux.dev" <linux-staging@lists.linux.dev>,
	"linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org" <linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] staging/rtl8712: Remove all strcpy() uses in favor of strscpy()
Date: Wed, 28 Jul 2021 19:45:27 +0200	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <20210728174527.GA4275@titan> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20210726081148.GF1931@kadam>

On Mon, Jul 26, 2021 at 11:11:48AM +0300, Dan Carpenter wrote:
> On Fri, Jul 23, 2021 at 05:15:10PM +0200, Len Baker wrote:
> > Hi,
> >
> > On Wed, Jul 21, 2021 at 11:06:24AM +0300, Dan Carpenter wrote:
> > > On Mon, Jul 19, 2021 at 03:24:38PM +0000, David Laight wrote:
> > > >
> > > > I know only root can set module parameters, but having one
> > > > that contains a string used as a printf format seems
> > > > dangerous at best.
> > > >
> > > > Isn't it best to let userspace rename the interfaces later on?
> > >
> > > Yeah.  I think you're right.
> >
> > Sorry, but I don't understand if the code needs to be improved or not.
> > Is the code shown by Dan not correct?
>
> We should remove the ifname[] array and the module option completely.

Thanks for the clarification.

Regards,
Len

      reply	other threads:[~2021-07-28 17:46 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 7+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2021-07-17 15:51 Len Baker
2021-07-19  5:37 ` Dan Carpenter
2021-07-19 15:24   ` David Laight
2021-07-21  8:06     ` Dan Carpenter
2021-07-23 15:15       ` Len Baker
2021-07-26  8:11         ` Dan Carpenter
2021-07-28 17:45           ` Len Baker [this message]

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