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Subject[PATCH 0/2] Attention by Linus Torvalds needed to export symbol he wrote
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Dear Linus,

Loading kernel modules off 9p-virtio in a Linux guest causes VM termination
because of a page fault in unmapped memory, so I wrote a patch to fix it. Dave
Miller initially accepted it, but then rejected it because it calls an
unexported symbol from a kernel module, which breaks the build when
CONFIG_NET_9P_VIRTIO=m is set in the kernel config:

https://groups.google.com/forum/#!topic/linux.kernel/eRR7AyLE29Y

From what I can tell, I need the original author of a symbol to sign-off on any
patch exporting it. git blame says that the original author is you, so I am
sending this pull request to you for approval.

Richard Yao (2):
mm/vmalloc: export is_vmalloc_or_module_addr
9p/trans_virtio.c: Fix broken zero-copy on vmalloc() buffers

mm/vmalloc.c | 1 +
net/9p/trans_virtio.c | 5 ++++-
2 files changed, 5 insertions(+), 1 deletion(-)

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1.8.3.2



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