lists  /  announce  owl-users  owl-dev  john-users  john-dev  passwdqc-users  yescrypt  popa3d-users  /  oss-security  kernel-hardening  musl  sabotage  tlsify  passwords  /  crypt-dev  xvendor  /  Bugtraq  Full-Disclosure  linux-kernel  linux-netdev  linux-ext4  linux-hardening  PHC 
Open Source and information security mailing list archives
Hash Suite: Windows password security audit tool. GUI, reports in PDF.
[<prev] [next>] [<thread-prev] [day] [month] [year] [list]
Date:   Wed, 16 Jun 2021 21:15:36 -0400
From:   "Theodore Ts'o" <>
To:     Pavel Skripkin <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH v2] ext4: fix memory leak in ext4_fill_super

On Fri, Apr 30, 2021 at 09:50:46PM +0300, Pavel Skripkin wrote:
> static int kthread(void *_create) will return -ENOMEM
> or -EINTR in case of internal failure or
> kthread_stop() call happens before threadfn call.
> To prevent fancy error checking and make code
> more straightforward we moved all cleanup code out
> of kmmpd threadfn.
> Also, dropped struct mmpd_data at all. Now struct super_block
> is a threadfn data and struct buffer_head embedded into
> struct ext4_sb_info.
> Reported-by:
> Signed-off-by: Pavel Skripkin <>

Applied, thanks!  (And apologies for the delay)

						- Ted

Powered by blists - more mailing lists