[PATCH] kobject: Replace ALL occurrences of '/' with '!' instead of only the first one.
From: Ingo Oeser
Date: Tue Jul 22 2008 - 19:36:57 EST
From: Ingo Oeser <ioe-lkml@xxxxxxxxxx>
A recent patch from Kay Sievers <kay.sievers@xxxxxxxx>
replaced the first occurrence of '/' with '!' as needed for block devices.
Now do some cheap defensive coding and replace all of them to avoid future
issues in this area.
Signed-off-by: Ingo Oeser <ioe-lkml@xxxxxxxxxx>
To answer your questions:
> Do you know of block devices with more than one?
No, just defensive coding :-)
> Nice, care to send a follow-on patch for this?
Linus just pulled, so I generated it against his latest tree.
lib/kobject.c | 3 +--
1 files changed, 1 insertions(+), 2 deletions(-)
diff --git a/lib/kobject.c b/lib/kobject.c
index 7444015..ce2cf43 100644
@@ -224,8 +224,7 @@ static int kobject_set_name_vargs(struct kobject *kobj, const char *fmt,
/* ewww... some of these buggers have '/' in the name ... */
- s = strchr(kobj->name, '/');
- if (s)
+ while (s = strchr(kobj->name, '/'))
s = '!';
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