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Date: Sat, 21 Oct 2023 02:00:25 +0000
To: Justin Stitt <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH v2] net: wwan: replace deprecated strncpy with strscpy


This patch was applied to netdev/net-next.git (main)
by Jakub Kicinski <>:

On Thu, 19 Oct 2023 18:21:22 +0000 you wrote:
> strncpy() is deprecated for use on NUL-terminated destination strings
> [1] and as such we should prefer more robust and less ambiguous string
> interfaces.
> We expect to be NUL-terminated based on its use with format
> strings and sprintf:
> rpmsg/rpmsg_char.c
> 165:            dev_err(dev, "failed to open %s\n", eptdev->;
> 368:    return sprintf(buf, "%s\n", eptdev->;
> [...]

Here is the summary with links:
  - [v2] net: wwan: replace deprecated strncpy with strscpy

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