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  • Linus Rejects "Size Of Member" Change From Linux 5.5 Kernel

    Phoronix: Linus Rejects "Size Of Member" Change From Linux 5.5 Kernel

    This weekend was the last-minute pull request by Google's Kees Cook to introduce the new sizeof_member() macro that had been previously rejected from Linux 5.4. Well, it was again rejected by Linus Torvalds prior to tagging the Linux 5.5-rc1 kernel...

    http://www.phoronix.com/scan.php?pag...Size-Of-Member

  • #2
    Maybe Linus has a small member, so he feels unconfortable with that name... that would explain also why he's inclined to use fingers...

    Just joking .

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    • #3
      Uhm...


      sizeof_penis() gets rejected again.

      How sad...

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      • #4
        Everyone knows it's how you use the macro that's important

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        • #5
          Notable is how that Google employee is trying to "sneak it in" by last minute pull-requests..
          "Maybe Torvalds does not notice and somebody else would approve"

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          • #6
            Originally posted by aht0 View Post
            Notable is how that Google employee is trying to "sneak it in" by last minute pull-requests..
            "Maybe Torvalds does not notice and somebody else would approve"
            Google is trying to measure the size of it's business' member, that very typical of them.

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            • #7
              Have we done with this?
              Cmon...

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              • #8
                Everyone wants to know the size of their member...

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                • #9
                  Funny, I didn't realize the joke until Linus pointed out it... OH, GOD, I'M MATURING!!!! NOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOoooooooooooooo...!

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                  • #10

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                    - 10
                    - 10?
                    - 10%

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