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Date:   Tue, 18 Aug 2020 12:01:37 -0700
From:   Jesse Brandeburg <jesse.brandeburg@...el.com>
To:     Edward Cree <ecree@...arflare.com>
Cc:     <linux-net-drivers@...arflare.com>, <davem@...emloft.net>,
        <netdev@...r.kernel.org>
Subject: Re: [PATCH net 3/4] sfc: null out channel->rps_flow_id after
 freeing it

Jesse Brandeburg wrote:

> Edward Cree wrote:
> 
> > If an ef100_net_open() fails, ef100_net_stop() may be called without
> >  channel->rps_flow_id having been written; thus it may hold the address
> >  freed by a previous ef100_net_stop()'s call to efx_remove_filters().
> >  This then causes a double-free when efx_remove_filters() is called
> >  again, leading to a panic.
> > To prevent this, after freeing it, overwrite it with NULL.
> > 
> > Fixes: a9dc3d5612ce ("sfc_ef100: RX filter table management and related gubbins")
> > Signed-off-by: Edward Cree <ecree@...arflare.com>

My mailer messed up my previous reply, but this is what I meant to say:
Reviewed-by: Jesse Brandeburg <jesse.brandeburg@...el.com>

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