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SubjectRe: [PATCH 08/17] ath11k: Use memset_startat() for clearing queue descriptors
Kalle Valo <> writes:

> Kees Cook <> writes:
>> In preparation for FORTIFY_SOURCE performing compile-time and run-time
>> field bounds checking for memset(), avoid intentionally writing across
>> neighboring fields.
>> Use memset_startat() so memset() doesn't get confused about writing
>> beyond the destination member that is intended to be the starting point
>> of zeroing through the end of the struct. Additionally split up a later
>> field-spanning memset() so that memset() can reason about the size.
>> Cc: Kalle Valo <>
>> Cc: "David S. Miller" <>
>> Cc: Jakub Kicinski <>
>> Cc:
>> Cc:
>> Cc:
>> Signed-off-by: Kees Cook <>
> What's the plan for this patch? I would like to take this via my ath
> tree to avoid conflicts.

Actually this has been already applied:

Why are you submitting the same patch twice?


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