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  linux-hardening  linux-cve-announce  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: Thu, 14 Dec 2023 17:01:37 -0800
From: Kees Cook <>
To: Randy Dunlap <>
Cc: Jonathan Corbet <>,,,
Subject: Re: [PATCH] scripts: kernel-doc: Report excess struct member

On Thu, Dec 14, 2023 at 04:21:17PM -0800, Randy Dunlap wrote:
> Hi Kees,
> On 12/14/23 16:14, Kees Cook wrote:
> > While missing descriptions were already be reported, missing struct
> > members were not. For example, previously this output was empty, but now
> > produces:
> > 
> > $ ./scripts/kernel-doc -none ./drivers/leds/leds-mlxreg.c
> > ./drivers/leds/leds-mlxreg.c:42: warning: Excess struct member 'led_data' description in 'mlxreg_led_data'
> I just made a patch with similar functionality last night:

Ah-ha! So you're as confused as me about where the robot was getting
warnings from! Your patch is better.


Kees Cook

Powered by blists - more mailing lists