Openwall GNU/*/Linux - a small security-enhanced Linux distro for servers
[<prev] [next>] [<thread-prev] [day] [month] [year] [list]
Date: Wed, 15 Feb 2017 09:56:06 +0100
From: Djalal Harouni <tixxdz@...il.com>
To: Andrew Morton <akpm@...ux-foundation.org>
Cc: Kees Cook <keescook@...omium.org>, LKML <linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org>, 
	"kernel-hardening@...ts.openwall.com" <kernel-hardening@...ts.openwall.com>, Lafcadio Wluiki <wluikil@...il.com>
Subject: Re: [PATCH v4 1/2] procfs: use an enum for possible hidepid values

On Wed, Feb 15, 2017 at 1:34 AM, Andrew Morton
<akpm@...ux-foundation.org> wrote:
> On Mon, 13 Feb 2017 14:16:30 -0800 Kees Cook <keescook@...omium.org> wrote:
>
>> On Mon, Jan 16, 2017 at 5:23 AM, Djalal Harouni <tixxdz@...il.com> wrote:
>> > From: Lafcadio Wluiki <wluikil@...il.com>
>> >
>> > Previously, the hidepid parameter was checked by comparing literal
>> > integers 0, 1, 2. Let's add a proper enum for this, to make the checking
>> > more expressive:
>> >
>> >         0 ___ HIDEPID_OFF
>> >         1 ___ HIDEPID_NO_ACCESS
>> >         2 ___ HIDEPID_INVISIBLE
>> >
>> > This changes the internal labelling only, the userspace-facing interface
>> > remains unmodified, and still works with literal integers 0, 1, 2.
>> >
>> > No functional changes.
>> >
>> > Acked-by: Kees Cook <keescook@...omium.org>
>> > Acked-by: Djalal Harouni <tixxdz@...il.com>
>> > Signed-off-by: Lafcadio Wluiki <wluikil@...il.com>
>>
>> Andrew, can you take this? It's a sensible cleanup to drop literals in
>> favor of defines.
>
> Sure.
>
> Djalal, I converted your acked-by into a signed-off-by, as described in
> Documentation/SubmittingPatches (soon to become
> Documentation/process/submitting-patches.rst).

Thank you Andrew!

-- 
tixxdz

Powered by blists - more mailing lists

Your e-mail address:

Confused about mailing lists and their use? Read about mailing lists on Wikipedia and check out these guidelines on proper formatting of your messages.