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Re: [PATCH] Introduce __fill_user() and kill __bzero() [take #2]

To: Geert Uytterhoeven <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] Introduce __fill_user() and kill __bzero() [take #2]
From: Franck Bui-Huu <>
Date: Thu, 15 Nov 2007 22:16:23 +0100
Cc: Ralf Baechle <>, Thiemo Seufer <>, linux-mips <>
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Geert Uytterhoeven wrote:
> On Thu, 15 Nov 2007, Franck Bui-Huu wrote:
>>  I put the out of line version of memset in kernel/mips_ksym.c. I
>>  haven't found a better place. But if you really think we should
>>  create a lib/memset.c and rename lib/memset.S into lib/fill_user.S, I
>>  can change it.
> kernel/mips_ksym.c is not a good place.

Sigh... thanks for spotting this.

So since I've no idea where I could put this function I'll follow
Thiemo's suggestion but instead of calling the new file lib/memset.c,
I'll use lib/string.c since we could move or implement other stuffs in

Is it ok ?


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