File 0008-qemu-cvs-ioctl_nodirection.patch of Package qemu

From d03d586aabc9000cabc56de7e327c5b5640f3179 Mon Sep 17 00:00:00 2001
From: Ulrich Hecht <uli@suse.de>
Date: Tue, 14 Apr 2009 16:27:36 +0200
Subject: [PATCH 08/17] qemu-cvs-ioctl_nodirection

the direction given in the ioctl should be correct so we can assume the
communication is uni-directional. The alsa developers did not like this
concept though and declared ioctls IOC_R and IOC_W even though they were
IOC_RW.

Signed-off-by: Ulrich Hecht <uli@suse.de>
---
 linux-user/syscall.c |    6 ++++++
 1 files changed, 6 insertions(+), 0 deletions(-)

diff --git a/linux-user/syscall.c b/linux-user/syscall.c
index 04f77ef..b51634b 100644
--- a/linux-user/syscall.c
+++ b/linux-user/syscall.c
@@ -3134,6 +3134,11 @@ static abi_long do_ioctl(int fd, abi_long cmd, abi_long arg)
         arg_type++;
         target_size = thunk_type_size(arg_type, 0);
         switch(ie->access) {
+	/* FIXME: actually the direction given in the ioctl should be
+	 * correct so we can assume the communication is uni-directional.
+	 * The alsa developers did not like this concept though and
+	 * declared ioctls IOC_R and IOC_W even though they were IOC_RW.*/
+/*
         case IOC_R:
             ret = get_errno(ioctl(fd, ie->host_cmd, buf_temp));
             if (!is_error(ret)) {
@@ -3152,6 +3157,7 @@ static abi_long do_ioctl(int fd, abi_long cmd, abi_long arg)
             unlock_user(argptr, arg, 0);
             ret = get_errno(ioctl(fd, ie->host_cmd, buf_temp));
             break;
+*/
         default:
         case IOC_RW:
             argptr = lock_user(VERIFY_READ, arg, target_size, 1);
-- 
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