lkml.org 
[lkml]   [2019]   [Dec]   [13]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
 
Messages in this thread
/
SubjectRe: [PATCH] mm/gup: Fix memory leak in __gup_benchmark_ioctl
From
Date
On 12/11/19 9:46 AM, Navid Emamdoost wrote:
> In the implementation of __gup_benchmark_ioctl() the allocated pages
> should be released before returning in case of an invalid cmd. Release
> pages via kvfree().
>
> Fixes: 714a3a1ebafe ("mm/gup_benchmark.c: add additional pinning methods")
> Signed-off-by: Navid Emamdoost <navid.emamdoost@gmail.com>
> ---
> mm/gup_benchmark.c | 1 +
> 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+)
>
> diff --git a/mm/gup_benchmark.c b/mm/gup_benchmark.c
> index 7dd602d7f8db..b160638f647e 100644
> --- a/mm/gup_benchmark.c
> +++ b/mm/gup_benchmark.c
> @@ -63,6 +63,7 @@ static int __gup_benchmark_ioctl(unsigned int cmd,
> NULL);
> break;
> default:
> + kvfree(pages);
> return -1;
> }
>

Hi,

The patch is correct, but I would like to second Ira's request for a ret value,
and a "goto done" to use a single place to kvfree, if you don't mind.

Either way, you can add:

Reviewed-by: John Hubbard <jhubbard@nvidia.com>

thanks,
--
John Hubbard
NVIDIA


\
 
 \ /
  Last update: 2019-12-13 22:40    [W:0.061 / U:5.460 seconds]
©2003-2020 Jasper Spaans|hosted at Digital Ocean and TransIP|Read the blog|Advertise on this site