lists  /  announce  owl-users  owl-dev  john-users  john-dev  passwdqc-users  yescrypt  popa3d-users  /  oss-security  kernel-hardening  musl  sabotage  tlsify  passwords  /  crypt-dev  xvendor  /  Bugtraq  Full-Disclosure  linux-kernel  linux-netdev  linux-ext4  linux-hardening  linux-cve-announce  PHC 
Open Source and information security mailing list archives
Hash Suite: Windows password security audit tool. GUI, reports in PDF.
[<prev] [next>] [<thread-prev] [day] [month] [year] [list]
Date:	Wed, 26 Sep 2012 21:25:35 -0400
From:	Theodore Ts'o <>
To:	Bernd Schubert <>
Cc:	" List" <>
Subject: Re: ext4: ext4_mknod: always set i_op

On Wed, Sep 05, 2012 at 06:51:04AM -0000, Bernd Schubert wrote:
> While I was looking through the code, I noticed i_op 
> is not always initialized, although operations such 
> as setattr probably always should be set.
> ext4: ext4_mknod:  always set i_op
> From: Bernd Schubert <>
> ext4_special_inode_operations have their own ifdef CONFIG_EXT4_FS_XATTR
> to mask those methods. And ext4_iget also always sets it, so there is
> an inconsistency.
> Signed-off-by: Bernd Schubert <>

Applied, thanks!!

						- Ted
To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-ext4" in
the body of a message to
More majordomo info at

Powered by blists - more mailing lists