Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 795707
double-free upon "old buggy kernel" sysfs_read failure
Last modified: 2013-03-13 16:41:06 EDT
Created attachment 564646 [details]
avoid double-free upon "old buggy kernel" sysfs_read failure
Description of problem: double-free upon error
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
mdadm-3.2.3-5.fc16.x86_64 (probably. I haven't triggered it)
How reproducible: every time, I suppose
Steps to Reproduce:
1. don't know off hand
Actual results: abort, segfault, etc.
Expected results: no double free
Attached patch based on
mdadm-3.2.3-6.fc17 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 17.
* should fix your issue,
* was pushed to the Fedora 17 testing repository,
* should be available at your local mirror within two days.
Update it with:
# su -c 'yum update --enablerepo=updates-testing mdadm-3.2.3-6.fc17'
as soon as you are able to.
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mdadm-3.2.3-6.fc17 has been pushed to the Fedora 17 stable repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.