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Re: CVS commit: src/sys/kern
On Thu, Nov 07, 2019 at 06:46:48PM +0100, Kamil Rytarowski wrote:
> member access within misaligned address 0xffff942d3de8c03c for type
> 'const struct disklabel' which requires 8 byte alignment
OK, why is it 8 byte aligned? Checking....
> revision 1.108
> date: 2011-01-18 20:52:24 +0100; author: matt; state: Exp; lines: +2 -1;
> Make struct disklabel 8 byte aligned. This increases its size by 4 bytes
> on IPL32 platforms so add code in sys_ioctl (and netbsd32_ioctl) to deal
> with the older/smaller diskabel size. This change makes disklabel the
> same for both IPL32 and LP64 platforms.
Argh! Somehow I dimly remember having been here already ...
I think I proposed to change the loop to 8 byte increments back then, but
noone knows what odd systems it will the stop working on (none at all is my
So I guess your patch is the best way forward.
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