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    SubjectRe: [PATCH v2] ARM: uaccess: Implement strict user copy checks
    On Wed, Aug 25, 2010 at 03:55:53PM +0200, Arnd Bergmann wrote:
    > On Wednesday 25 August 2010, Heiko Carstens wrote:
    > > > I think it would be easier to remove the config option entirely on s390
    > > > and just always warn. As I said earlier in this thread, I generally
    > > > don't think this particular warning is more important than a lot of
    > > > the other ones that we don't turn into errors.
    > >
    > > I disagree: a default kernel build should compile without the noise of
    > > tens of false positive warnings.
    > > Nobody would look at new warnings and fix possible bugs.
    > > That's why I want to have an option to turn the warnings off (default).
    > >
    > > Or are you volunteering to "fix" all the false positives? :)
    > If you don't want to see the warnings, then just remove the strict checks.
    > We already concluded that there is little value in them on s390 since it only
    > shows false postives.
    > Maybe the easiest way would be to rename the option on s390 and move all
    > the other ones into a common place.

    Yes, feel free to do that.

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