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Date: Tue, 03 Oct 2023 18:23:59 -0600
From: Jens Axboe <>
To: Justin Sanders <>, 
 Justin Stitt <>
Cc:,,, Kees Cook <>, 
 Xu Panda <>, Yang Yang <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH v2] aoe: replace strncpy with strscpy

On Tue, 19 Sep 2023 05:27:45 +0000, Justin Stitt wrote:
> `strncpy` is deprecated for use on NUL-terminated destination strings [1].
> `aoe_iflist` is expected to be NUL-terminated which is evident by its
> use with string apis later on like `strspn`:
> | 	p = aoe_iflist + strspn(aoe_iflist, WHITESPACE);
> It also seems `aoe_iflist` does not need to be NUL-padded which means
> `strscpy` [2] is a suitable replacement due to the fact that it
> guarantees NUL-termination on the destination buffer while not
> unnecessarily NUL-padding.
> [...]

Applied, thanks!

[1/1] aoe: replace strncpy with strscpy
      commit: 5e9b7cfc209b84d135993b8cb75ea383f24b2bba

Best regards,
Jens Axboe

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