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Date:	Sun, 19 Oct 2014 00:14:56 +0200
From:	Rickard Strandqvist <>
To:	Michal Januszewski <>,
	Jean-Christophe Plagniol-Villard <>
Cc:	Rickard Strandqvist <>,
	Andi Kleen <>,
	Andrew Morton <>,
	Dan Carpenter <>,
	Grant Likely <>,
	Tomi Valkeinen <>,,
Subject: [PATCH 3/5] video: fbdev: uvesafb.c:  Cleaning up missing null-terminate by switching from strncpy to strzcpy

Ensures that the string is null-terminate in connection with the
use of strncpy, by switching from strncpy to strzcpy.

Signed-off-by: Rickard Strandqvist <>
 drivers/video/fbdev/uvesafb.c |    2 +-
 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 1 deletion(-)

diff --git a/drivers/video/fbdev/uvesafb.c b/drivers/video/fbdev/uvesafb.c
index 509d452..3383b34 100644
--- a/drivers/video/fbdev/uvesafb.c
+++ b/drivers/video/fbdev/uvesafb.c
@@ -1892,7 +1892,7 @@ static ssize_t show_v86d(struct device_driver *dev, char *buf)
 static ssize_t store_v86d(struct device_driver *dev, const char *buf,
 		size_t count)
-	strncpy(v86d_path, buf, PATH_MAX);
+	strzcpy(v86d_path, buf, sizeof(v86d_path));
 	return count;

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