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Date: Thu, 5 Apr 2018 13:20:01 -0700
From: Linus Torvalds <>
To: Kees Cook <>
Cc: Andrew Morton <>, 
	Martin Uecker <>, Josh Poimboeuf <>, 
	Rasmus Villemoes <>, Randy Dunlap <>, 
	Miguel Ojeda <>, Ingo Molnar <>, 
	David Laight <>, Ian Abbott <>, 
	LKML <>, 
	Kernel Hardening <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH v7] kernel.h: Retain constant expression output for max()/min()

On Thu, Apr 5, 2018 at 12:52 PM, Kees Cook <> wrote:
> This patch seems finished (*knock on wood*). Do you want to take this
> directly for v4.17, should I send a single-patch pull-request, or
> should this go through -mm (for either 4.17 or 4.18)?

I was actually expecting it to go with the other VLA removal patches,
but if the plan is to try to just get them in individual maintainer
trees, I guess I can just take this directly.

So if it would be a single-commit pull request, I'll just take it as a
patch. I guess it could go through -mm, but since I was involved in
the discussion anyway, I also don't mind just taking it directly. If
it causes problems, I can curse at myself.


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