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Re: TAKE 985525 - Fix use after free in xfs_log_done().

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Subject: Re: TAKE 985525 - Fix use after free in xfs_log_done().
From: Martin Steigerwald <Martin@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Tue, 12 Aug 2008 22:53:57 +0200
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Am Dienstag 12 August 2008 schrieb Lachlan McIlroy:
> Fix use after free in xfs_log_done().
>
> The ticket allocation code got reworked in 2.6.26 and we now free
> tickets whereas before we used to cache them so the use-after-free
> went undetected.

Is this intended to go to stable tree?

How serious is this? I intend to update my laptops to 2.6.26.

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