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SubjectRe: [PATCH v2] bcache: safeguard a dangerous addressing in closure_queue
Hi Liang--

Thanks for the quick turnaround. I've added this to bcache-for-next.

On 10/12/2017 10:30 PM, Liang Chen wrote:
> The use of the union reduces the size of closure struct by taking advantage
> of the current size of its members. The offset of func in work_struct equals
> the size of the first three members, so that work.work_func will just
> reference the forth member - fn.
> This is smart but dangerous. It can be broken if work_struct or the other
> structs get changed, and can be a bit difficult to debug.
> Signed-off-by: Liang Chen <>

Reviewed-by: Michael Lyle <>


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