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Date:   Thu, 5 Apr 2018 12:52:23 -0700
From:   Kees Cook <>
To:     Linus Torvalds <>,
        Andrew Morton <>
Cc:     Martin Uecker <>,
        Josh Poimboeuf <>,
        Rasmus Villemoes <>,
        Randy Dunlap <>,
        Miguel Ojeda <>,
        Ingo Molnar <>,
        David Laight <>,
        Ian Abbott <>,
        LKML <>,
        Kernel Hardening <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH v7] kernel.h: Retain constant expression output for max()/min()

On Fri, Mar 30, 2018 at 6:52 PM, Kees Cook <> wrote:
> This patch updates the min()/max() macros to evaluate to a constant
> expression when called on constant expression arguments. This removes

Hi Linus,

This patch seems finished (*knock on wood*). Do you want to take this
directly for v4.17, should I send a single-patch pull-request, or
should this go through -mm (for either 4.17 or 4.18)?



Kees Cook
Pixel Security

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