Re: [PATCH] Remove 'type' argument from access_ok() function

From: Linus Torvalds
Date: Fri Jan 04 2019 - 12:54:26 EST

On Fri, Jan 4, 2019 at 1:28 AM Mathieu Malaterre <malat@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Revert commit 05a4ab823983 ("powerpc/uaccess: fix warning/error with
> access_ok()") to fix the following compilation error:

Gaah. I even *looked* at the powerpc use of 'type', but then when I
was actually going through my manual editing I forgot all about it.

So this wasn't a case of "the powerpc change was recent and clashed".
This was purely a case of "Linus screwed up".