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    SubjectRe: Fw: Re: oops in choose_configuration()
    On Tue, Mar 07, 2006 at 04:57:39PM -0800, Linus Torvalds wrote:

    > Well, snprintf() should be safe, though. It will warn if the caller is
    > lazy, but these days, the thing does
    >
    > max(buf_size - len, 0)
    >
    > which should mean that the input layer passes in 0 instead of a negative
    > number. And snprintf() will then _not_ print anything.

    I assume this is a typo, and you meant scnprintf? AFAIK, snprintf has
    the same ol' bad behavior when #bytes-to-be-written > #bytes-in-buffer.

    Joe
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