Re: [patch] make exception handler in copy_user more robust

From: david mosberger <>
Date: 2005-09-07 12:07:37
On 9/6/05, Chen, Kenneth W <> wrote:

> Does anyone need precise partial copy_user,
> meaning copy all the bytes up until faulting address?

Yes, I'm pretty sure that's the case.  I recall seeing problems with
mount option copying when copy_user doesn't give the exact number of
bytes that haven't been copied.


Mosberger Consulting LLC, voice/fax: 510-744-9372,
35706 Runckel Lane, Fremont, CA 94536
To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-ia64" in
the body of a message to
More majordomo info at
Received on Wed Sep 07 12:08:21 2005

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.1.8 : 2005-09-07 12:08:33 EST