Commit 0710d36a authored by Florin Malita's avatar Florin Malita Committed by Linus Torvalds
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[PATCH] 9pfs: missing result check in v9fs_vfs_readlink() and v9fs_vfs_link()

__getname() may fail and return NULL (as pointed out by Coverity 437 &
Signed-off-by: default avatarFlorin Malita <>
Acked-by: default avatarEric Van Hensbergen <>
Cc: <>
Cc: Latchesar Ionkov <>
Signed-off-by: default avatarAndrew Morton <>
Signed-off-by: default avatarLinus Torvalds <>
parent eab03ac7
......@@ -1054,6 +1054,9 @@ static int v9fs_vfs_readlink(struct dentry *dentry, char __user * buffer,
int ret;
char *link = __getname();
if (unlikely(!link))
return -ENOMEM;
if (buflen > PATH_MAX)
buflen = PATH_MAX;
......@@ -1227,6 +1230,9 @@ v9fs_vfs_link(struct dentry *old_dentry, struct inode *dir,
name = __getname();
if (unlikely(!name))
return -ENOMEM;
sprintf(name, "%d\n", oldfid->fid);
retval = v9fs_vfs_mkspecial(dir, dentry, V9FS_DMLINK, name);
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