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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: Wed, 13 Aug 2008 11:15:02 +0200
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Am Dienstag 12 August 2008 schrieb Martin Steigerwald:
> 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.

Nevermind, I just applied the patch.

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