Re: [PATCH RESEND] ceph: avoid panic with mismatched symlink sizesin fill_inode()

From: Alex Elder
Date: Fri Feb 03 2012 - 15:24:37 EST

On Fri, 2012-02-03 at 09:55 -0500, Xi Wang wrote:
> Return -EINVAL rather than panic if iinfo->symlink_len and
> inode->i_size do not match.
> Also use kstrndup rather than kmalloc/memcpy.
> Signed-off-by: Xi Wang <>

Looks good, though it might good to at least call
WARN_ON(). What do you think?

I will commit this (either with or without the

Reviewed-by: Alex Elder <elder@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>

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