Re: request_queue use-after-free - inode_detach_wb()

From: Tejun Heo
Date: Thu Nov 19 2015 - 17:14:57 EST


On Thu, Nov 19, 2015 at 10:56:43PM +0100, Ilya Dryomov wrote:
> Detaching the inode earlier is what I suggested in the first email, but
> I didn't know if this kind of special casing was OK. I'll try it out.

Yeah, I was confused. Sorry about that. On the surface, it looks
like a special case but everything around bdev is special case anyway
and looking at the underlying lifetime rules, I think this is the
right thing to do.


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