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Date: Tue, 11 Oct 2016 17:01:03 +0200
From: Greg KH <>
Subject: Re: linux kernel do_blockdev_direct_IO invalid memory

On Tue, Oct 11, 2016 at 04:46:45PM +0200, Greg KH wrote:
> On Tue, Oct 11, 2016 at 10:22:48PM +0800, Marco Grassi wrote:
> > Hello,
> > 
> > I posted this to ask feedback on security at kernel dot org, but I think my
> > mail got bounced back. Not sure if from the mailing list or from some
> > single recipient.
> It got there, you could have given us a few more hours to respond,
> especially as most of the USA was still asleep, and others of us were in
> a conference during the day in Europe. :(

To be specific, you only gave us one hour advance notice.  Now normally
the kernel security team is fast, but expecting a response that quickly
is a bit disingenuous...

greg "even I sleep sometimes" k-h

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