[087/200] md/linear: avoid possible oops and array stop
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Message ID 20100701174253.772572260@clark.site
State New, archived
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  • 2.6.34.1 stable review
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Greg KH July 1, 2010, 5:42 p.m. UTC
2.6.34-stable review patch.  If anyone has any objections, please let me know.

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From: NeilBrown <neilb@suse.de>

commit ef2f80ff7325b2c1888ff02ead28957b5840bf51 upstream.

Since commit ef286f6fa673cd7fb367e1b145069d8dbfcc6081
it has been important that each personality clears
->private in the ->stop() function, or sets it to a
attribute group to be removed.
linear.c doesn't.  This can sometimes lead to an oops,
though it doesn't always.

Suitable for 2.6.33-stable and 2.6.34.

Signed-off-by: NeilBrown <neilb@suse.de>
Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@suse.de>

---
 drivers/md/linear.c |    1 +
 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+)



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--- a/drivers/md/linear.c
+++ b/drivers/md/linear.c
@@ -282,6 +282,7 @@  static int linear_stop (mddev_t *mddev)
 	rcu_barrier();
 	blk_sync_queue(mddev->queue); /* the unplug fn references 'conf'*/
 	kfree(conf);
+	mddev->private = NULL;
 
 	return 0;
 }