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Date:   Sun, 10 May 2020 10:04:16 +0900
From:   Tetsuo Handa <penguin-kernel@...ove.sakura.ne.jp>
To:     Linus Torvalds <torvalds@...ux-foundation.org>
Cc:     Al Viro <viro@...iv.linux.org.uk>,
        Linux Kernel Mailing List <linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org>,
        linux-fsdevel <linux-fsdevel@...r.kernel.org>
Subject: Re: [PATCH 05/20] tomoyo_write_control(): get rid of pointless
 access_ok()

On 2020/05/10 9:57, Linus Torvalds wrote:
> On Sat, May 9, 2020 at 5:51 PM Tetsuo Handa
> <penguin-kernel@...ove.sakura.ne.jp> wrote:
>>
>> I think that this access_ok() check helps reducing partial writes (either
>> "whole amount was processed" or "not processed at all" unless -ENOMEM).
> 
> No it doesn't.
> 
> "access_ok()" only checks the range being a valid user address range.
> 

I see. Thank you.

Acked-by: Tetsuo Handa <penguin-kernel@...ove.SAKURA.ne.jp>

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