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NAME

       clear_user - Zero a block of memory in user space.

SYNOPSIS

       unsigned long clear_user  (void __user * to, unsigned long n);

ARGUMENTS

       to     Destination address, in user space.

       n      Number of bytes to zero.

DESCRIPTION

       Zero a block of memory in user space.

       Returns  number  of  bytes  that could not be cleared. On success, this
       will be zero.