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Date:   Mon, 18 Sep 2017 18:33:22 +0200
From:   Greg Kroah-Hartman <>
To:     Christoph Hellwig <>
Cc:, Todd Kjos <>,
        Arnd Bergmann <>,
        Riley Andrews <>,
        Linux Kernel Mailing List <>,
        Arve Hjønnevåg <>,
        John Stultz <>,
        Martijn Coenen <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] android: binder: fix type mismatch warning

On Mon, Sep 18, 2017 at 09:23:03AM -0700, Christoph Hellwig wrote:
> On Mon, Sep 18, 2017 at 05:53:47PM +0200, Greg Kroah-Hartman wrote:
> > > It seems like a legitimate use case of the binder modules, but
> > > now there is a kernel Kconfig option that has to match a user
> > > space binary.
> > 
> > So, should we revert that?
> > 
> > I don't really know what to suggest here, sorry...
> Keep it as is for now, and encourage people to fix it.  But we should
> reject any new patch that makes this worse or adds additional ioctls
> that don't follow our normal model.

That sounds reasonable to me, thanks.

greg k-h

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