Re: [PATCH] i2c: i2c-dev: Add __user annotation

From: Wolfram Sang
Date: Thu Jun 24 2021 - 15:48:39 EST

On Thu, Jun 24, 2021 at 05:25:35PM +0200, Andreas Hecht wrote:
> Fix Sparse warnings:
> drivers/i2c/i2c-dev.c:546:19: warning: incorrect type in assignment (different address spaces)
> drivers/i2c/i2c-dev.c:549:53: warning: incorrect type in argument 2 (different address spaces)
> compat_ptr() returns a pointer tagged __user which gets assigned to a
> pointer missing the __user annotation. The same pointer is passed to
> copy_from_user() as an argument where it is expected to have the __user
> annotation. Fix both by adding the __user annotation to the pointer.
> Signed-off-by: Andreas Hecht <andreas.e.hecht@xxxxxxxxx>

Nice catch. Applied to for-current, thanks!

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