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Date: Fri, 6 Jul 2012 10:16:39 +0200
From: Frank Dittrich <>
Subject: Re: KRB4: fix memset in afs_cmu_StringToKey()

On 07/06/2012 10:02 AM, Frank Dittrich wrote:
> clang 3.0 correctly identified a problem here and issued a warning
> [-Wsizeof-pointer-memaccess]
> On linux-x86 (32bit), sizeof(key) is just 4, while sizeof(*key) is 8.
> Attached patch fixes the problem.

Since the code was copied from somewhere else, should this be reported
to upstream?

According to the git blame, magnum added that code.

But git log rather suggests he applied patches from the wiki page or
from somewhere else:

commit de989e6e12f48090f1b3dd095ea327ed8a2df30e
Author: magnum <magnum>
Date:   Wed Nov 9 12:20:47 2011 +0100

    john-1.7.9-jumbo-1 (1.7.8-jumbo-8 equivalent)


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