[PATCH] hwmon: (ibmpowernv) refactor deprecated strncpy

Kees Cook keescook at chromium.org
Fri Sep 15 16:39:07 AEST 2023

On Thu, Sep 14, 2023 at 10:40:37PM -0700, Guenter Roeck wrote:
> It is really sad that the submitters of such "cleanup" patches can't be bothered
> to check what they are doing. They can't even be bothered to write a coccinelle
> script that would avoid pitfalls like this one, and they expect others to do their
> homework for them.

Well I'm not sure that's entirely fair to Justin's efforts (I know he's
been studying these changes and everyone makes mistakes), but that's why
I'm helping review his findings -- some code behaviors are more obvious
than others. :)

Kees Cook

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