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Date:	Thu, 07 Jun 2007 18:38:23 -0700 (PDT)
From:	David Miller <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH 2/2] fix several unaligned kernel accesses in the CIPSO

From: James Morris <>
Date: Thu, 7 Jun 2007 21:20:20 -0400 (EDT)

> On Thu, 7 Jun 2007, Paul Moore wrote:
> > IPv4 options are not very well aligned within the packet and the format of a
> > CIPSO option is even worse.  The result is that the CIPSO engine in the kernel
> > does a few unaligned accesses when parsing and validating incoming packets with
> > CIPSO options attached which generate error messages on certain alignment
> > sensitive platforms.  This patch fixes this by marking these unaligned accesses
> > with the get_unaliagned() macro.
> > 
> > Signed-off-by: Paul Moore <>
> Acked-by: James Morris <>

Also applied, thanks.
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