Re: [GIT PULL] SELinux patches for v4.14
- Date: Tue, 12 Sep 2017 18:00:29 -0400
- From: Paul Moore <paul@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: [GIT PULL] SELinux patches for v4.14
On Tue, Sep 12, 2017 at 4:24 PM, Linus Torvalds
> On Tue, Sep 12, 2017 at 10:33 AM, Paul Moore <paul@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>> As discussed on the linux-security pull request thread, this is the
>> direct SELinux pull request; the content/tag is the same as what I
>> sent to James/linux-security earlier:
> The contents may be the same, but the base is different.
> In particular, you based it on the security tree that already had a
> few other patches, so now that branch contains not just selinux work,
> but also a couple of tomoyo patches that came in that way.
> Anyway, I pulled this simply because it was easier to review and
> didn't have anything I disliked per se, but if we're going to actually
> keep the different securlty layers separate, they need to also have
> clean bases for the work in the future.
> Anyway, I'm at the airport on my way back home, and hopefully I'll be
> back to normal tomorrow after a good night's sleep, and I can take a
> look at the rest.
Oof, sorry about the base mixup; I'll change the SELinux tree base
moving forward so this shouldn't happen again.