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Date:   Fri, 26 Aug 2016 18:25:06 -0700
From:   Linus Torvalds <>
To:     CAI Qian <>
Cc:     Eric Dumazet <>,
        David Miller <>,
        Thomas Graf <>,
        Herbert Xu <>,
        Eric Dumazet <>,
        Network Development <>,
        Florian Westphal <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH net] rhashtable: fix a memory leak in alloc_bucket_locks()

On Fri, Aug 26, 2016 at 10:40 AM, CAI Qian <> wrote:
> After applied to this patch and ran the reproducer (compiling gcc), had
> no bucket_table_alloc in kmemleak report anymore. Hence,
> Tested-by: CAI Qian <>
> Funny enough, it now gave me this,
> [ 3406.807461] kmemleak: 1353 new suspected memory leaks (see /sys/kernel/debug/kmemleak)

Those logs look incomprehensible. This one looks more like a kmemleak
bug than anything else.


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