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Date:   Mon, 6 Mar 2017 15:58:04 -0300
From:   Javier Martinez Canillas <>
To:     Paul Burton <>
Cc:     Dmitry Torokhov <>,
        Ralf Baechle <>,
        James Hogan <>,
        Miguel Ojeda Sandonis <>,
Subject: Re: [PATCH] auxdisplay: img-ascii-lcd: add missing sentinel entry in

Hello Paul,

On 03/06/2017 03:54 PM, Paul Burton wrote:
> Hi Javier,
> On Monday, 6 March 2017 10:09:09 PST Javier Martinez Canillas wrote:
>> On 02/24/2017 06:56 PM, Paul Burton wrote:
>>> On Monday, 20 February 2017 21:39:11 PST Dmitry Torokhov wrote:
>>>> The OF device table must be terminated, otherwise we'll be walking past
>>>> it and into areas unknown.
>>>> This causes KASAN errors reported by 0day kernel testing robot.
>>>> Reported-by: Fengguang Wu <>
>>>> Tested-by: Fengguang Wu <>
>>>> Fixes: 0cad855fbd08 ("auxdisplay: img-ascii-lcd: driver for simple
>>>> ASCII...") Cc:
>>>> Signed-off-by: Dmitry Torokhov <>
>>> An essentially identical patch was already submitted over here:
>>> I'm not sure how it ought to get into mainline - since the driver went
>>> through the MIPS tree perhaps this fix can too?
>> Do you know who should I ping about it? It has been posted a couple of
>> months ago.
> If it can go through the MIPS tree that would be Ralf (who I copied 
> previously). If not then it's Miguel as auxdisplay maintainer.

Ok, Thanks for your help. I just asked in case MAINTAINERS wasn't up-to-date
since the patches were posted a long time ago and had no feedback.
> Thanks,
>     Paul

Best regards,
Javier Martinez Canillas
Open Source Group
Samsung Research America

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