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Date:   Sat, 4 Jul 2020 20:14:17 +0100
From:   Matthew Wilcox <willy@...radead.org>
To:     Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@...uxfoundation.org>
Cc:     viro@...iv.linux.org.uk, mtk.manpages@...il.com, shuah@...nel.org,
        linux-api@...r.kernel.org, linux-fsdevel@...r.kernel.org,
        linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org, linux-man@...r.kernel.org,
        linux-kselftest@...r.kernel.org
Subject: Re: [PATCH 1/3] readfile: implement readfile syscall

On Sat, Jul 04, 2020 at 04:02:47PM +0200, Greg Kroah-Hartman wrote:
> +	/* only accept a small subset of O_ flags that make sense */
> +	if ((flags & (O_NOFOLLOW | O_NOATIME)) != flags)
> +		return -EINVAL;
> +
> +	/* add some needed flags to be able to open the file properly */
> +	flags |= O_RDONLY | O_LARGEFILE;

Should we also add O_NOCTTY to prevent any problems if this is called on
a tty?

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