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From: Borislav Petkov <>
To: Markus Elfring <>, Qiushi Wu <>
	Doug Thompson <>,
	Greg Kroah-Hartman <>,
	James Morse <>, Kangjie Lu <>,
	Mauro Carvalho Chehab <>,
	Robert Richter <>,
	Tony Luck <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] edac: Fix reference count leak in edac_device_register_sysfs_main_kobj()
Date: Fri, 29 May 2020 11:08:24 +0200
Message-ID: <20200529090824.GB9011@zn.tnic> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <>

On Fri, May 29, 2020 at 10:45:08AM +0200, Markus Elfring wrote:
> Would you like to indicate with such information (according to
> the topic “net-sysfs: Fix reference count leak in rx|netdev_queue_add_kobject”)
> that your issue was detected also with the help of the kernel fuzzing
> tool “syzkaller”?

There's no need for any commt reference - there's text over
kobject_init_and_add() explaining what you need to do when that function

> How do you think about to add an imperative wording to the change description?

His commit message is fine.

> Will it be helpful to combine this update step together with
> “edac: Fix reference count leak in edac_pci_main_kobj_setup”
> into a small patch series?

Just combine them into one patch.



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Thread overview: 6+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2020-05-29  8:45 Markus Elfring
2020-05-29  9:08 ` Borislav Petkov [this message]
2020-05-29  9:20 Markus Elfring
2020-05-29  9:36 ` Borislav Petkov
2020-05-29  9:40   ` Markus Elfring
2020-05-29  9:47     ` Borislav Petkov

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