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    SubjectRe: [PATCH 1/4] uaccess: add copy_word_from_user
    Steven Rostedt wrote:
    > This patch creates a copy_word_from_user function that can copy
    > a space delimited word from user space. This puts the code in
    > a new lib/uaccess.c file. This keeps the code in a single location
    > and may be optimized in the future.

    I have a bit of an issue with the naming... at least *I* read this as
    copying a machine word, which made me wonder why you didn't just use
    "get_user". I would suggest copy_token_from_user or something like that.


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