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Date:   Mon, 21 Sep 2020 15:48:09 +0100
From:   Matthew Wilcox <willy@...radead.org>
To:     Christoph Hellwig <hch@....de>
Cc:     Alexander Viro <viro@...iv.linux.org.uk>,
        Andrew Morton <akpm@...ux-foundation.org>,
        Jens Axboe <axboe@...nel.dk>, Arnd Bergmann <arnd@...db.de>,
        David Howells <dhowells@...hat.com>,
        David Laight <David.Laight@...lab.com>,
        linux-arm-kernel@...ts.infradead.org, linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org,
        linux-mips@...r.kernel.org, linux-parisc@...r.kernel.org,
        linuxppc-dev@...ts.ozlabs.org, linux-s390@...r.kernel.org,
        sparclinux@...r.kernel.org, linux-block@...r.kernel.org,
        linux-scsi@...r.kernel.org, linux-fsdevel@...r.kernel.org,
        linux-aio@...ck.org, io-uring@...r.kernel.org,
        linux-arch@...r.kernel.org, linux-mm@...ck.org,
        netdev@...r.kernel.org, keyrings@...r.kernel.org,
        linux-security-module@...r.kernel.org
Subject: Re: [PATCH 02/11] mm: call import_iovec() instead of
 rw_copy_check_uvector() in process_vm_rw()

On Mon, Sep 21, 2020 at 04:34:25PM +0200, Christoph Hellwig wrote:
>  {
> -	WARN_ON(direction & ~(READ | WRITE));
> +	WARN_ON(direction & ~(READ | WRITE | CHECK_IOVEC_ONLY));

This is now a no-op because:

include/linux/fs.h:#define CHECK_IOVEC_ONLY -1

I'd suggest we renumber it to 2?

(READ is 0, WRITE is 1.  This WARN_ON should probably be
	WARN_ON(direction > CHECK_IOVEC_ONLY)

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