[PATCH] tty: Fix TIOCGPTPEER ioctl definition

Aleksa Sarai asarai at suse.de
Wed Jul 12 00:45:36 AEST 2017

>> Sent: 11 July 2017 01:12
>> This ioctl does nothing to justify an _IOC_READ or _IOC_WRITE flag
>> because it doesn't copy anything from/to userspace to access the
>> argument.
>> Fixes: 54ebbfb1 ("tty: add TIOCGPTPEER ioctl")
> ...
>> -#define TIOCGPTPEER	_IOR('T', 0x41, int) /* Safely open the slave */
>> +#define TIOCGPTPEER	_IO('T', 0x41) /* Safely open the slave */
> This is a user API change. When was the ioctl added?

It was just pulled this merge window (4.13-rc1).

  % git tag --contains 54ebbfb1603415d9953c150535850d30609ef077

Aleksa Sarai
Software Engineer (Containers)
SUSE Linux GmbH

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