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Date: Thu, 13 Aug 2020 16:15:01 +0200
From: Mickaël Salaün <>
To: Stephen Smalley <>,
 Casey Schaufler <>, Kees Cook <>,
 John Johansen <>
Cc:, Al Viro <>,
 Andy Lutomirski <>,
 Anton Ivanov <>, Arnd Bergmann
 <>, James Morris <>,
 Jann Horn <>, Jeff Dike <>,
 Jonathan Corbet <>, Michael Kerrisk <>,
 Richard Weinberger <>, "Serge E . Hallyn" <>,
 Shuah Khan <>,
 Vincent Dagonneau <>,,,,,,,,
Subject: Re: [PATCH v20 05/12] LSM: Infrastructure management of the

On 12/08/2020 21:16, Stephen Smalley wrote:
> On 8/2/20 5:58 PM, Mickaël Salaün wrote:
>> From: Casey Schaufler <>
>> Move management of the superblock->sb_security blob out
>> of the individual security modules and into the security
>> infrastructure. Instead of allocating the blobs from within
>> the modules the modules tell the infrastructure how much
>> space is required, and the space is allocated there.
>> Signed-off-by: Casey Schaufler <>
>> Reviewed-by: Kees Cook <>
>> Reviewed-by: John Johansen <>
>> Reviewed-by: Stephen Smalley <>
>> Reviewed-by: Mickaël Salaün <>
>> Link:
>> ---
>> Changes since v17:
>> * Rebase the original LSM stacking patch from v5.3 to v5.7: I fixed some
>>    diff conflicts caused by code moves and function renames in
>>    selinux/include/objsec.h and selinux/hooks.c .  I checked that it
>>    builds but I didn't test the changes for SELinux nor SMACK.
> You shouldn't retain Signed-off-by and Reviewed-by lines from an earlier
> patch if you made non-trivial changes to it (even more so if you didn't
> test them).

I think I made trivial changes according to the original patch. But
without reply from other people with Signed-off-by or Reviewed-by
(Casey, Kees, John), I'll remove them. I guess you don't want your
Reviewed-by to be kept, so I'll remove it, except if you want to review
this patch (or the modified part).

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