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Date:   Wed, 15 Jan 2020 17:07:37 +0100
From:   Davide Caratti <dcaratti@...hat.com>
To:     Eric Dumazet <edumazet@...gle.com>,
        "David S . Miller" <davem@...emloft.net>
Cc:     netdev <netdev@...r.kernel.org>,
        Eric Dumazet <eric.dumazet@...il.com>,
        syzbot <syzkaller@...glegroups.com>
Subject: Re: [PATCH v2 net] net/sched: act_ife: initalize ife->metalist
 earlier

  On Wed, 2020-01-15 at 07:58 -0800, Eric Dumazet wrote:
> It seems better to init ife->metalist earlier in tcf_ife_init()
> to avoid the following crash :

hi Eric, thanks for following up!

[...]
> ---
> v2: addressed Davide feedback.
>  net/sched/act_ife.c | 7 +++----
>  1 file changed, 3 insertions(+), 4 deletions(-)
> 
> diff --git a/net/sched/act_ife.c b/net/sched/act_ife.c
> index 5e6379028fc392031f4b84599f666a2c61f071d2..ab748701374f65028c79cb789d065305430ea4c5 100644
> --- a/net/sched/act_ife.c
> +++ b/net/sched/act_ife.c
> @@ -537,6 +537,9 @@ static int tcf_ife_init(struct net *net, struct nlattr *nla,
>  	}
>  
>  	ife = to_ife(*a);
> +	if (ret = ACT_P_CREATED)
> +		INIT_LIST_HEAD(&ife->metalist);
> +

I didn't test the hunk above, but I think there is a typo, this assigns
'ret' rather than checking if it's equal to ACT_P_CREATED.

It should be something like:

	if (ret == ACT_P_CREATED)
		INIT_LIST_HEAD(&ife->metalist);
 
correct?

thanks!
--
davide

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