RE: [patch] rapidio: potential null deref on failure path

From: Bounine, Alexandre
Date: Mon Mar 21 2011 - 08:49:20 EST

Better to combine both conditions:

if (rio_is_switch(rdev) && rswitch->route_table))

Because there is situation when routine fails to allocate route_table
for a switch.


-----Original Message-----
From: Dan Carpenter [mailto:error27@xxxxxxxxx]
Sent: Saturday, March 19, 2011 12:41 AM
To: Matt Porter
Cc: Bounine, Alexandre; linux-kernel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx;
Subject: [patch] rapidio: potential null deref on failure path

If rio is not a switch then "rswitch" is null.

Signed-off-by: Dan Carpenter <error27@xxxxxxxxx>

diff --git a/drivers/rapidio/rio-scan.c b/drivers/rapidio/rio-scan.c
index a50391b..3a59d5f 100644
--- a/drivers/rapidio/rio-scan.c
+++ b/drivers/rapidio/rio-scan.c
@@ -517,7 +517,7 @@ static struct rio_dev __devinit
*rio_setup_device(struct rio_net *net,
return rdev;

- if (rswitch->route_table)
+ if (rio_is_switch(rdev))

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