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Date: Mon, 29 Oct 2018 21:40:27 +0200
From: Igor Stoppa <>
To: Alexey Dobriyan <>
Cc: Mimi Zohar <>, Kees Cook <>,
 Matthew Wilcox <>, Dave Chinner <>,
 James Morris <>, Michal Hocko <>,,,,,
 Dave Hansen <>, Jonathan Corbet <>,
 Laura Abbott <>,
 Greg Kroah-Hartman <>,
 Andrew Morton <>,
 Masahiro Yamada <>,
 Pekka Enberg <>,
 "Paul E. McKenney" <>,
 Lihao Liang <>,
Subject: Re: [PATCH 13/17] prmem: linked list: disable layout randomization

On 24/10/2018 14:43, Alexey Dobriyan wrote:
> On Wed, Oct 24, 2018 at 12:35:00AM +0300, Igor Stoppa wrote:
>> Some of the data structures used in list management are composed by two
>> pointers. Since the kernel is now configured by default to randomize the
>> layout of data structures soleley composed by pointers,
> Isn't this true for function pointers?

Yes, you are right.
Thanks for pointing this out.

I can drop this patch.


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