Date: Thu, 9 Nov 2017 11:58:14 +1100 From: "Tobin C. Harding" <me@...in.cc> To: Greg KH <gregkh@...uxfoundation.org> Cc: Petr Mladek <pmladek@...e.com>, Linus Torvalds <torvalds@...ux-foundation.org>, "Jason A. Donenfeld" <Jason@...c4.com>, Theodore Ts'o <tytso@....edu>, Kees Cook <keescook@...omium.org>, Paolo Bonzini <pbonzini@...hat.com>, Tycho Andersen <tycho@...ker.com>, "Roberts, William C" <william.c.roberts@...el.com>, Tejun Heo <tj@...nel.org>, Jordan Glover <Golden_Miller83@...tonmail.ch>, Joe Perches <joe@...ches.com>, Ian Campbell <ijc@...lion.org.uk>, Sergey Senozhatsky <sergey.senozhatsky@...il.com>, Catalin Marinas <catalin.marinas@....com>, Will Deacon <wilal.deacon@....com>, Steven Rostedt <rostedt@...dmis.org>, Chris Fries <cfries@...gle.com>, Dave Weinstein <olorin@...gle.com>, Daniel Micay <danielmicay@...il.com>, Djalal Harouni <tixxdz@...il.com>, linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org, Network Development <netdev@...r.kernel.org>, David Miller <davem@...emloft.net>, kernel-hardening@...ts.openwall.com, "Paul E. McKenney" <paulmck@...ux.vnet.ibm.com>, Andy Lutomirski <luto@...nel.org>, Peter Zijlstra <peterz@...radead.org> Subject: Re: [PATCH 5/7] scripts/leaking_addresses: add emailing results On Wed, Nov 08, 2017 at 12:51:20PM +0100, Greg KH wrote: > On Wed, Nov 08, 2017 at 11:16:43AM +0100, Petr Mladek wrote: > > On Wed 2017-11-08 14:37:37, Tobin C. Harding wrote: > > > Developers may not have the time (or inclination) to investigate script > > > output. This information is, however, useful. If we add functionality to > > > the script to email results for further investigation. > > > > > > Add --send-report flag to email scan results (to Tobin C. Harding). > > > > I am not sure that it is wise to make spaming one person > > so easy ;-) > > I agree, I would strongly discourage this, as you will end up getting > reports from really old kernels for the next 20+ years. We have seen > that happen for every time we have added a "report this to foo@baz" in a > kernel log message. > > If you _really_ want to do this, at least point it at a mailing list. Will remove --send-report for next version. thanks, Tobin.
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