Re: [PATCH] crypto: sun4i-ss: add missing statesize

From: Herbert Xu
Date: Sun Nov 08 2015 - 22:59:32 EST

Christoph Biedl <linux-kernel.bfrz@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Fixes: should rather point to the commit that caused the breakage in my
> opinion. Which did this by intention:

Absolutely not. That patch is correct and if you revert that
you will simply end up registering a broken driver into the system
that may then lead to crashes that can be triggered from user-space.

> | commit 8996eafdcbad149ac0f772fb1649fbb75c482a6a
> | Author: Russell King <rmk+kernel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> | Date: Fri Oct 9 20:43:33 2015 +0100
> |
> | crypto: ahash - ensure statesize is non-zero
> (...)
> + This patch adds a check to prevent these drivers from registering
> + ahash algorithms until they are fixed.

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