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Date: Wed, 15 Jul 2020 08:14:45 -0700
From: Kees Cook <>
To: Allen <>
Cc: Oscar Carter <>,
	Kernel Hardening <>
Subject: Re: Clarification about the series to modernize the tasklet api

On Wed, Jul 15, 2020 at 08:21:12PM +0530, Allen wrote:
> > >
> > > rm 0*.patch
> > > git format-patch 7f51b77d527325bfa1dd5da21810765066bd60ff
> > > git reset --hard 7f51b77d527325bfa1dd5da21810765066bd60ff
> > > perl -pi.old -e \
> > >         's/Subject: \[PATCH([^\]]+)\] ([^:]+):([^ ])/Subject: [PATCH\1] \2: \3/' 0*patch
> > > git am 0*.patch
> >
> > Thanks, I shall have it fixed.
> Fixed all the patches and cleaned them up.
> Build tested with "make allmodconfig" and boot tested on x86,  Raspberry Pi3,
> qemu(arm64 and x86).
> I will have the drivers in staging converted in a day or two.
> I haven't yet added the patch to completely remove the old API, I
> think it's best
> for the current series to be accepted upstream and only when all of them have
> been accepted it will be right to send the clean up patch.
> Please take a look and let me know if they are good to go out for review.

Looking good! I would send the first three first, and point to the
conversion tree in the cover letter "this is what's planned" etc (since
the first three need to land before the rest can start going in).

Kees Cook

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