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Date: Tue, 11 Jun 2019 17:05:06 -0700
From: Alexei Starovoitov <>
To: Shyam Saini <>
Cc: Kernel Hardening <>, 
	LKML <>, Andrew Morton <>, 
	Kees Cook <>,,,,,, 
	Network Development <>,,, linux-mm <>,, 
	bpf <>,,
Subject: Re: [PATCH V2] include: linux: Regularise the use of FIELD_SIZEOF macro

On Tue, Jun 11, 2019 at 5:00 PM Shyam Saini
<> wrote:
> Currently, there are 3 different macros, namely sizeof_field, SIZEOF_FIELD
> and FIELD_SIZEOF which are used to calculate the size of a member of
> structure, so to bring uniformity in entire kernel source tree lets use
> FIELD_SIZEOF and replace all occurrences of other two macros with this.
> For this purpose, redefine FIELD_SIZEOF in include/linux/stddef.h and
> tools/testing/selftests/bpf/bpf_util.h and remove its defination from
> include/linux/kernel.h

please dont. bpf_util.h is a user space header.
Please leave it as-is.

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