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SubjectRe: [git pull] drm patches for 2.6.26-final
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Hi,

Dave Airlie <airlied@linux.ie> writes:

>> There is also an oops fixer reported in the drm ioctl handler.

>> commit 41ee2ff404ec76194315aeed57ac973b010abe1d
>> Author: Johannes Weiner <hannes@saeurebad.de>
>> Date: Fri Jun 13 15:04:40 2008 +1000
>>
>> drm: use drms ioctl cmd not what we get passed from userspace.
>>
>> This enforces us to use the drm ioctl types so read/write works correctly and not believe
>> what userspace tells us.
>>
>> It does this hopefully without breaking the drm api.
>>
>> Fixes bug from thread: BUG: unable to handle kernel NULL pointer dereference (drm_getunique)
>>
>> Signed-off-by: Dave Airlie <airlied@redhat.com>

Reported-by: Sitsofe Wheeler <sitsofe@yahoo.com>
Signed-off-by: Johannes Weiner <hannes@saeurebad.de>

That was only a proposal, to which you did not reply at all [1] and just
silently picked it (without the credits). Not very polite.

Hannes

[1] http://lkml.org/lkml/2008/6/5/250


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