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authorJohn Stultz <>2012-08-31 13:30:06 -0400
committerLinus Torvalds <>2012-09-01 10:24:48 -0700
commitcee58483cf56e0ba355fdd97ff5e8925329aa936 (patch)
tree8cc2dc979a93a48a07c25d309250a2271e508e21 /Makefile
parent7a611e69b26069a511d9d5251c6a28af6c521121 (diff)
time: Move ktime_t overflow checking into timespec_valid_strict
Andreas Bombe reported that the added ktime_t overflow checking added to timespec_valid in commit 4e8b14526ca7 ("time: Improve sanity checking of timekeeping inputs") was causing problems with because it caused timeouts larger then KTIME_T to be invalid. Previously, these large timeouts would be clamped to KTIME_MAX and would never expire, which is valid. This patch splits the ktime_t overflow checking into a new timespec_valid_strict function, and converts the timekeeping codes internal checking to use this more strict function. Reported-and-tested-by: Andreas Bombe <> Cc: Zhouping Liu <> Cc: Ingo Molnar <> Cc: Prarit Bhargava <> Cc: Thomas Gleixner <> Cc: Signed-off-by: John Stultz <> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <>
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