[PATCH 02/10] security: fix documentation for the syslog hook

Denis Efremov efremov at ispras.ru
Thu Feb 7 12:44:50 UTC 2019

The syslog hook was changed in the commit
"capabilities/syslog: open code cap_syslog logic to
fix build failure" (12b3052c3ee8). The argument @from_file
was removed from the hook. This patch updates the
documentation for the syslog hook accordingly.

Signed-off-by: Denis Efremov <efremov at ispras.ru>
 include/linux/lsm_hooks.h | 1 -
 1 file changed, 1 deletion(-)

diff --git a/include/linux/lsm_hooks.h b/include/linux/lsm_hooks.h
index de179331be5c..a0555683db63 100644
--- a/include/linux/lsm_hooks.h
+++ b/include/linux/lsm_hooks.h
@@ -1276,7 +1276,6 @@
  *	logging to the console.
  *	See the syslog(2) manual page for an explanation of the @type values.
  *	@type contains the type of action.
- *	@from_file indicates the context of action (if it came from /proc).
  *	Return 0 if permission is granted.
  * @settime:
  *	Check permission to change the system time.

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