Re: [PATCH] fs: prevent double-free on an error path in core dumper

From: Cong Wang
Date: Wed Sep 12 2012 - 01:07:00 EST

On Tue, 2012-09-11 at 17:59 +0200, Oleg Nesterov wrote:
> But, again, the caller does free_note_info(), so why
> elf_note_info_init()
> tries to handle the kmalloc failures? Afaics, we can simplify the code
> and fix the bug.
> What do you think about the patch below?

Looks reasonable and neat. :)

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