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From: Alan <alan@lxorguk.ukuu.org.uk>
To: Russell King <rmk+lkml@arm.linux.org.uk>
Cc: Bodo Eggert <7eggert@gmx.de>,
	Linux Kernel Mailing List <linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org>,
	Jan Engelhardt <jengelh@linux01.gwdg.de>,
	Andrew Morton <akpm@osdl.org>,
	Jon Masters <jonathan@jonmasters.org>,
	Alexey Dobriyan <adobriyan@gmail.com>
Subject: Re: [PATCH/RFC] alternative aproach to: Ban module license tag string termination trick
Date: Sat, 3 Feb 2007 19:56:07 +0000	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <20070203195607.1db92edd@localhost.localdomain> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20070203081426.GA10520@flint.arm.linux.org.uk>

On Sat, 3 Feb 2007 08:14:26 +0000
Russell King <rmk+lkml@arm.linux.org.uk> wrote:

> On Sat, Feb 03, 2007 at 03:08:14AM +0100, Bodo Eggert wrote:
> > This patch changes the module license handling code to:
> > - prevent the "GPL\0 for nothing"-trick
> 
> You can achieve this effect without changing the existing module
> format, and it's far more difficult to bypass with build-with-
> modified module.h tricks.

Nice, this should go in anyway.

Acked-by: Alan Cox <alan@redhat.com>

  parent reply	other threads:[~2007-02-03 19:44 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 11+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2007-02-03  2:08 Bodo Eggert
2007-02-03  8:14 ` Russell King
2007-02-03 11:38   ` Jan Engelhardt
2007-02-03 19:56   ` Alan [this message]
2007-02-03 20:12     ` Randy Dunlap
2007-02-03 11:32 ` Jan Engelhardt
2007-02-03 11:54   ` Theodore Tso
2007-02-03 14:04   ` Bodo Eggert
2007-02-03 19:47     ` Alan
2007-02-03 20:02 ` Alan
2007-02-05 13:08   ` Bodo Eggert

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