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Re: Inline assembler fixes

To: Ralf Baechle <ralf@oss.sgi.com>
Subject: Re: Inline assembler fixes
From: Andrew Morton <akpm@zip.com.au>
Date: Tue, 09 Oct 2001 10:46:06 -0700
Cc: linux-mips@oss.sgi.com, linux-mips@fnet.fr
References: <20011009142153.A18620@dea.linux-mips.net>
Sender: owner-linux-mips@oss.sgi.com
Ralf Baechle wrote:
> 
> Following the recent reports about copy_from_user / copy_to_user getting
> misscompiled I changed these functions and a few others that also were
> suspect to suffer from the same problems.  I consider these fixes quite
> important and thus I recommend upgrading.
> 

What symptoms would one expect to see from this problem?

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