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Date: Tue, 05 Dec 2023 20:58:00 -0500
From: "Martin K. Petersen" <>
To: Michael Ellerman <>
Cc: Justin Stitt <>,
        Tyrel Datwyler
        Nicholas Piggin <>,
 Leroy <>,
        "James E.J. Bottomley"
        "Martin K. Petersen" <>,,,,
Subject: Re: [PATCH] scsi: ibmvscsi: replace deprecated strncpy with strscpy


>> strncpy() is deprecated for use on NUL-terminated destination strings
>> [1] and as such we should prefer more robust and less ambiguous string
>> interfaces.

> I gave it a quick boot, no issues.
> Tested-by: Michael Ellerman <> (powerpc)

Applied to 6.8/scsi-staging, thanks!

Martin K. Petersen	Oracle Linux Engineering

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