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Date:	Tue, 27 Oct 2009 11:40:48 +0000
From:	Alan Cox <alan@...rguk.ukuu.org.uk>
To:	Julia Lawall <julia@...u.dk>
Cc:	linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org, kernel-janitors@...r.kernel.org,
	linux-scsi@...r.kernel.org
Subject: Re: [PATCH 4/14] drivers/message: Move dereference after NULL test

On Sat, 17 Oct 2009 08:34:18 +0200 (CEST)
Julia Lawall <julia@...u.dk> wrote:

> From: Julia Lawall <julia@...u.dk>
> 
> If the NULL test on dev->i2o_dev or i2o_dev is needed, then the dereference
> should be after the NULL test.
> 
> A simplified version of the semantic match that detects this problem is as
> follows (http://coccinelle.lip6.fr/):

Real bug - actually this needs proper locking but I doubt anyone uses I2O
hardware any. Should go in anyway

> Signed-off-by: Julia Lawall <julia@...u.dk>
Signed-off-by: Alan Cox <alan@...ux.intel.com>
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