Re: [PATCH] arm64: increase stack size for KASAN_EXTRA
From: Arnd Bergmann
Date: Tue Dec 11 2018 - 17:12:51 EST
On Tue, Dec 11, 2018 at 10:59 PM Qian Cai <cai@xxxxxx> wrote:
> On Tue, 2018-12-11 at 22:56 +0100, Arnd Bergmann wrote:
> > On Tue, Dec 11, 2018 at 10:52 PM Qian Cai <cai@xxxxxx> wrote:
> > > On Tue, 2018-12-11 at 22:43 +0100, Arnd Bergmann wrote:
> > > > On Tue, Dec 11, 2018 at 6:18 PM Qian Cai <cai@xxxxxx> wrote:
> > > I am not too keen to do the version-check considering some LTS versions
> > > could
> > > just back-port those patches and the render the version-check incorrectly.
> > I'm not following what the problem is. Do you mean distro versions gcc
> > with the compiler bugfix, or LTS kernel versions?
> I mean distro versions of GCC where the version is still 8 but keep back-porting
> tons of patches.
Ok, but in that case, checking the version would still be no worse
than your current patch, the only difference is that for users of a
fixed older gcc, the kernel would use more stack than it needs.