Re: [PATCH][next] net/ipv4: Replace one-element array with flexible-array member
From: Gustavo A. R. Silva
Date: Mon Aug 02 2021 - 14:43:57 EST
On 8/2/21 09:20, patchwork-bot+netdevbpf@xxxxxxxxxx wrote:
> This patch was applied to netdev/net-next.git (refs/heads/master):
> On Sat, 31 Jul 2021 12:08:30 -0500 you wrote:
>> There is a regular need in the kernel to provide a way to declare having
>> a dynamically sized set of trailing elements in a structure. Kernel code
>> should always use “flexible array members” for these cases. The older
>> style of one-element or zero-length arrays should no longer be used.
>> Use an anonymous union with a couple of anonymous structs in order to
>> keep userspace unchanged:
> Here is the summary with links:
> - [next] net/ipv4: Replace one-element array with flexible-array member
arghh... this has a bug. Sorry, Dave. I will send a fix for this, shortly.