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From: Matthew Wilcox <willy@infradead.org>
To: Andy Shevchenko <andriy.shevchenko@linux.intel.com>
Cc: linux-mm@kvack.org, linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org,
	Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org>
Subject: Re: [PATCH v1 1/1] mm/util: Rephrase documentation for kmemdup_nul() to clarify input
Date: Mon, 19 Jul 2021 13:44:22 +0100	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <YPVzptA7JYMyWszg@casper.infradead.org> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20210719122002.41334-1-andriy.shevchenko@linux.intel.com>

On Mon, Jul 19, 2021 at 03:20:02PM +0300, Andy Shevchenko wrote:
> kmemdup_nul() strictly speaking is not related to the string API,
> while being quite useful for it. Rephrase documentation to make it
> clear that input data can be anything (any data, which may contain
> any bytes, including 0x00).

That's not a useful thing to do, though.  This rephrasing you've
done is more confusing than the original.


  reply	other threads:[~2021-07-19 12:45 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 3+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2021-07-19 12:20 Andy Shevchenko
2021-07-19 12:44 ` Matthew Wilcox [this message]
2021-07-19 12:57   ` Andy Shevchenko

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