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Date:   Sat, 31 Oct 2020 14:35:11 -0700
From:   Linus Torvalds <>
To:     "Gustavo A. R. Silva" <>
Cc:     Kees Cook <>,
        Linux Kernel Mailing List <>
Subject: Re: [GIT PULL] flexible array conversions for 5.10-rc2

On Fri, Oct 30, 2020 at 4:14 PM Gustavo A. R. Silva
<> wrote:
>   git:// tags/flexible-array-conversions-5.10-rc2

So I really don't like getting these outside the merge window. These
kinds of patches _can_ introduce bugs, and I see noi real upside to
doing them outside the merge window once the initial "avoid lots of
possible merge conflicts" bulk was done.

I've taken this, but I don't want to see any more. This is very
clearly "development" not "fixes". It goes into the merge window, not
rc kernels.


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