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SubjectRe: [PATCH 19/20] usbip: usbip_host: Manual replacement of the deprecated strlcpy() with return values

On 22.02.2021 18:12, Romain Perier wrote:

> The strlcpy() reads the entire source buffer first, it is dangerous if
> the source buffer lenght is unbounded or possibility non NULL-terminated.

Length. Possibly?

> It can lead to linear read overflows, crashes, etc...
> As recommended in the deprecated interfaces [1], it should be replaced
> by strscpy.
> This commit replaces all calls to strlcpy that handle the return values
> by the corresponding strscpy calls with new handling of the return
> values (as it is quite different between the two functions).
> [1]
> Signed-off-by: Romain Perier <>

MBR, Sergei

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