Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 509629
kernel: fd leak if pipe() is called with an invalid address [mrg-1]
Last modified: 2016-05-22 19:28:26 EDT
+++ This bug was initially created as a clone of Bug #509625 +++
Description of problem:
fd leak if pipe() is called with an invalid address.
Though -EFAULT is returned, the file descriptors opened by pipe() call are left open.
Applied to kernel -124
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