Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 740630
Fix freeing of data structures in pci_free_cap()
Last modified: 2012-07-26 08:26:25 EDT
Description of problem:
Fix freeing of data structures in pci_free_cap().
Fix has been present since pciutils v3.1.5
kernel.org is still currently down so here is another link to the commit.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Encounter the following error:
*** glibc detected *** double free or corruption (!prev): ***
Customer is developing an application using the pciutils-libs and encountered the aforementioned issue. Using the upstream versions of pciutils 3.1.5 and 3.1.6 issue goes away.
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Created attachment 524458 [details]
Fixed freeing of capabilities.
Since the problem described in this bug report should be
resolved in a recent advisory, it has been closed with a
resolution of ERRATA.
For information on the advisory, and where to find the updated
files, follow the link below.
If the solution does not work for you, open a new bug report.