Re: [PATCH v9 2/2] Staging: zram: Fix decrement of variable bycalling bdput()

From: Minchan Kim
Date: Thu Oct 31 2013 - 21:59:59 EST

I hope subject should be "Fix memory leak by refcount mismatch"

On Thu, Oct 31, 2013 at 05:28:18PM +0530, Rashika Kheria wrote:
> As suggested by Jerome Marchand "The code in reset_store get the block device
> (bdget_disk()) but it does not put it (bdput()) when it's done using it.
> The usage count is therefore incremented but never decremented."
> This patch also puts bdput() for all error cases.
> Cc: stable@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
> Signed-off-by: Rashika Kheria <rashika.kheria@xxxxxxxxx>

Other than that,
Acked-by: Minchan Kim <minchan@xxxxxxxxxx>

Rashika, Thanks!

Kind regards,
Minchan Kim
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