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Date:   Tue, 22 Dec 2020 22:11:08 -0300
From:   Thiago Jung Bauermann <bauerman@...ux.ibm.com>
To:     Lakshmi Ramasubramanian <nramas@...ux.microsoft.com>
Cc:     zohar@...ux.ibm.com, robh@...nel.org, takahiro.akashi@...aro.org,
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Subject: Re: [PATCH v13 5/6] arm64: Free DTB buffer if fdt_open_into() fails


Lakshmi Ramasubramanian <nramas@...ux.microsoft.com> writes:

> create_dtb() function allocates memory for the device tree blob (DTB)
> and calls fdt_open_into(). If this call fails the memory allocated
> for the DTB is not freed before returning from create_dtb() thereby
> leaking memory.
>
> Call vfree() to free the memory allocated for the DTB if fdt_open_into()
> fails.
>
> Co-developed-by: Prakhar Srivastava <prsriva@...ux.microsoft.com>
> Signed-off-by: Prakhar Srivastava <prsriva@...ux.microsoft.com>
> Signed-off-by: Lakshmi Ramasubramanian <nramas@...ux.microsoft.com>
> ---
>  arch/arm64/kernel/machine_kexec_file.c | 4 +++-
>  1 file changed, 3 insertions(+), 1 deletion(-)

Reviewed-by: Thiago Jung Bauermann <bauerman@...ux.ibm.com>

-- 
Thiago Jung Bauermann
IBM Linux Technology Center

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