Re: [PATCH v2 01/29] powerpc: Rename "notes" PT_NOTE to "note"

From: Kees Cook
Date: Tue Oct 15 2019 - 13:36:26 EST

On Tue, Oct 15, 2019 at 06:54:13PM +0200, Borislav Petkov wrote:
> On Fri, Oct 11, 2019 at 11:25:52AM -0500, Segher Boessenkool wrote:
> > Names *matter*, internal names doubly so. So why replace a good name with
> > a worse name? Because it is slightly less work for you?
> So if we agree on the name "notes" and we decide to rename the other
> arches, this should all be done in a separate patchset anyway, and ontop
> of this one. And I believe Kees wouldn't mind doing it ontop since he's
> gotten his hands dirty already. :-P

Yeah, I'm fine with that. I would prefer to do it as a separate step,
just to minimize the logical steps each patch takes. Shall I spin a v3
with the Acks added and a final rename for this?

Kees Cook