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[PATCH AUTOSEL 4.9 39/45] test_hexdump: use memcpy instead of strncpy




From: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>

[ Upstream commit b1286ed7158e9b62787508066283ab0b8850b518 ]

New versions of gcc reasonably warn about the odd pattern of

	strncpy(p, q, strlen(q));

which really doesn't make sense: the strncpy() ends up being just a slow
and odd way to write memcpy() in this case.

Apparently there was a patch for this floating around earlier, but it
got lost.

Acked-again-by: Andy Shevchenko <andriy.shevchenko@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Signed-off-by: Sasha Levin <sashal@xxxxxxxxxx>
---
 lib/test_hexdump.c | 2 +-
 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 1 deletion(-)

diff --git a/lib/test_hexdump.c b/lib/test_hexdump.c
index 3f415d8101f3..1c3c513add77 100644
--- a/lib/test_hexdump.c
+++ b/lib/test_hexdump.c
@@ -81,7 +81,7 @@ static void __init test_hexdump_prepare_test(size_t len, int rowsize,
 		const char *q = *result++;
 		size_t amount = strlen(q);
 
-		strncpy(p, q, amount);
+		memcpy(p, q, amount);
 		p += amount;
 
 		*p++ = ' ';
-- 
2.17.1