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  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:   Sun, 10 Feb 2019 23:07:12 -0500
From:   "Theodore Y. Ts'o" <>
To:     Nikolay Borisov <>
CC:     <>, <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] ext4: Replace opencoded i_writecount usage with

On Tue, Dec 11, 2018 at 10:23:55AM +0200, Nikolay Borisov wrote:
> There is a function which clearly conveys the objective of checking
> i_writecount. Additionally the usage in ext4_mb_initialize_context was
> wrong, since a node would have wrongfully been reported as writable if
> i_writecount had a negative value (MMAP_DENY_WRITE).
> Reviewed-by: Jan Kara <>
> Signed-off-by: Nikolay Borisov <>

Thanks, applied.

					- Ted

Powered by blists - more mailing lists