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Date: Mon, 12 Mar 2018 08:00:24 +1100
From: "Tobin C. Harding" <>
To: Kalle Valo <>
Cc:,,, Tycho Andersen <>,
	Kees Cook <>,
	"Gustavo A. R. Silva" <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] rsi: Remove stack VLA usage

On Fri, Mar 09, 2018 at 12:37:06PM +0200, Kalle Valo wrote:
> "Tobin C. Harding" <> writes:
> > The kernel would like to have all stack VLA usage removed[1].  rsi uses
> > a VLA based on 'blksize'.  Elsewhere in the SDIO code maximum block size
> > is defined using a magic number.  We can use a pre-processor defined
> > constant and declare the array to maximum size.  We add a check before
> > accessing the array in case of programmer error.
> >
> > [1]:
> >
> > Signed-off-by: Tobin C. Harding <>
> Please CC linux-wireless list, otherwise patchwork won't see the patch
> and I can't apply it.

No worries Kelle can do, will repost as [RESEND]


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