Commit 8f332287 authored by Paolo 'Blaisorblade' Giarrusso's avatar Paolo 'Blaisorblade' Giarrusso Committed by Linus Torvalds
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[PATCH] uml: change memcpy to memmove

Replace one memcpy() call with overlapping source and dest arguments with
one call to memmove(), to avoid data corruption.
Signed-off-by: default avatarPaolo 'Blaisorblade' Giarrusso <>
Signed-off-by: default avatarAndrew Morton <>
Signed-off-by: default avatarLinus Torvalds <>
parent 02048817
......@@ -236,9 +236,15 @@ static void free_irq_by_cb(int (*test)(struct irq_fd *, void *), void *arg)
(*prev)->fd, pollfds[i].fd);
goto out;
memcpy(&pollfds[i], &pollfds[i + 1],
(pollfds_num - i - 1) * sizeof(pollfds[0]));
/* This moves the *whole* array after pollfds[i] (though
* it doesn't spot as such)! */
memmove(&pollfds[i], &pollfds[i + 1],
(pollfds_num - i) * sizeof(pollfds[0]));
if(last_irq_ptr == &old_fd->next)
last_irq_ptr = prev;
*prev = (*prev)->next;
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