Date: Tue, 5 Jun 2018 00:10:57 +1000 (AEST) From: Michael Ellerman <patch-notifications@...erman.id.au> To: Michael Ellerman <mpe@...erman.id.au>, linuxppc-dev@...abs.org Cc: thgarnie@...gle.com, keescook@...omium.org, kernel-hardening@...ts.openwall.com Subject: Re: [1/2] powerpc: Rename thread_struct.fs to addr_limit On Mon, 2018-05-14 at 13:03:15 UTC, Michael Ellerman wrote: > It's called 'fs' for historical reasons, it's named after the x86 'FS' > register. But we don't have to use that name for the member of > thread_struct, and in fact arch/x86 doesn't even call it 'fs' anymore. > > So rename it to 'addr_limit', which better reflects what it's used > for, and is also the name used on other arches. > > Signed-off-by: Michael Ellerman <mpe@...erman.id.au> Series applied to powerpc next. https://git.kernel.org/powerpc/c/ba0635fcbe8c1ce83523c1ec797538 cheers
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