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SubjectRe: Linux 3.3-rc4
On 02/20/2012 07:29 PM, Ian Kent wrote:
>
> Fix this by adding a new protocol version 6 packet that is packed so that
> it will have the same size on all archectures regardless of alignement.
>

You probably also want to make sure there aren't any holes in it, ever.
Alignment holes not only cause these kinds of problems, but also cause
security holes.

-hpa

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H. Peter Anvin, Intel Open Source Technology Center
I work for Intel. I don't speak on their behalf.



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