Re: [PATCH] selinux: endian fix

From: Al Viro
Date: Tue May 16 2006 - 12:33:59 EST

On Tue, May 16, 2006 at 06:24:14PM +0200, Andreas Schwab wrote:
> James Morris <jmorris@xxxxxxxxx> writes:
> > On Tue, 16 May 2006, Alexey Dobriyan wrote:
> >
> >> Signed-off-by: Alexey Dobriyan <adobriyan@xxxxxxxxx>
> >
> > Hmm, I'm certain this was tested (perhaps on a BE machine, though).
> ntohs and htons are identical operations. Either you swap or you don't,
> but there is only one way to swap a short.

Indeed, but that kind of crap still deserves a fix - same result, but
use that kind of misuse is begging for bugs later on.
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