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SubjectRe: [PATCH v2] dio: Fix buffer overflow in case of unknown board
On Mon, Jan 21, 2019 at 10:24 AM Geert Uytterhoeven
<> wrote:
> With gcc 8.2.0:
> drivers/dio/dio.c: In function ‘dio_init’:
> drivers/dio/dio.c:240:17: warning: ‘strcpy’ writing 69 or more bytes into a region of size 64 overflows the destination [-Wstringop-overflow=]
> strcpy(dev->name,dio_getname(dev->id));
> ^~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
> Indeed, if an unknown board is present, the target buffer will overflow.
> Shorten the unknown board name string to fix this, and declare it as an
> array while at it.
> Signed-off-by: Geert Uytterhoeven <>

Thanks, applied and queued for v5.1.



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