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    SubjectRe: [PATCH] getsockopt() early argument sanity checking
    From: Willy Tarreau <>
    Date: Sun, 20 Aug 2006 12:15:28 +0200

    > Others will consider it totally useless because it does not cover
    > all cases, but I think it is against the general principle of
    > precaution we try to apply in security.

    Reading in a value from userspace twice for questionable
    "security" is just bogus.
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