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Date: Mon, 12 Mar 2018 10:57:08 +0100
From: Ilya Dryomov <>
To: "Tobin C. Harding" <>
Cc: Eric Biggers <>, Sage Weil <>, Alex Elder <>, 
	Ceph Development <>,,, Tycho Andersen <>, 
	Kees Cook <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] rbd: Remove VLA stack usage

On Mon, Mar 12, 2018 at 6:06 AM, Tobin C. Harding <> wrote:
> On Sun, Mar 11, 2018 at 10:02:04PM -0700, Eric Biggers wrote:
>> On Mon, Mar 12, 2018 at 03:49:40PM +1100, Tobin C. Harding wrote:
>> > The kernel would like to have all stack VLA usage removed[1].
>> Can you please stop writing this?  The Linux kernel isn't sentient; it doesn't
>> "like" anything.  You need to explain why *you* (and other people) believe these
>> changes should be made.
> No worries, will re-spin with better description.

I'd prefer a single patch covering both functions.

Also, as these are char arrays, use sizeof instead of ARRAY_SIZE.



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