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SubjectRe: [broken-out-2007-07-20-00-22] kernel bug at kernel/params:570

On 7/21/07, Andi Kleen <> wrote:
> On Saturday 21 July 2007 20:11, Michal Piotrowski wrote:
> > I confirm that the bug is fixed.
> Some string functions were optimized away. When I discovered it
> I was astonished the kernel booted at all. Anyways, it could explain
> a number of weird effects.

Yup, and I still am astonished myself. Reading just the C sources,
there was no way param_sysfs_builtin() could've allowed an empty
string to pass into kernel_param_sysfs_setup() ... which makes me
want to see the fix for this even more, but I can't find it on your ftp
directory any more :-(

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