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Date:   Sun, 23 Jun 2019 11:08:35 -0700 (PDT)
From:   David Miller <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH][net-next] hinic: fix dereference of pointer hwdev
 before it is null checked

From: Colin King <>
Date: Thu, 20 Jun 2019 14:27:51 +0100

> From: Colin Ian King <>
> Currently pointer hwdev is dereferenced when assigning hwif before
> hwdev is null checked.  Fix this by only derefencing hwdev after the
> null check.
> Addresses-Coverity: ("Dereference before null check")
> Fixes: 4fdc51bb4e92 ("hinic: add support for rss parameters with ethtool")
> Signed-off-by: Colin Ian King <>


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