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Date: Fri,  6 Oct 2023 13:25:46 -0700
From: Kees Cook <>
To: "David S. Miller" <>,
	Kees Cook <>
	Nathan Chancellor <>,
	Nick Desaulniers <>,
	Tom Rix <>,,,
Subject: Re: [PATCH] sparc: Annotate struct cpuinfo_tree with __counted_by

On Fri, 22 Sep 2023 10:52:00 -0700, Kees Cook wrote:
> Prepare for the coming implementation by GCC and Clang of the __counted_by
> attribute. Flexible array members annotated with __counted_by can have
> their accesses bounds-checked at run-time checking via CONFIG_UBSAN_BOUNDS
> (for array indexing) and CONFIG_FORTIFY_SOURCE (for strcpy/memcpy-family
> functions).
> As found with Coccinelle[1], add __counted_by for struct cpuinfo_tree.
> [...]

Since this is a trivial change and it's been 2 week without further
discussion, I'll snag this patch.

Applied to for-next/hardening, thanks!

[1/1] sparc: Annotate struct cpuinfo_tree with __counted_by

Take care,

Kees Cook

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