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Re: [Xen-devel] Re: Null-pointer access in netback_uevent

To: Jeremy Fitzhardinge <jeremy@xxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: [Xen-devel] Re: Null-pointer access in netback_uevent
From: Bastian Blank <waldi@xxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Fri, 28 May 2010 01:02:20 +0200
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On Thu, May 27, 2010 at 03:39:16PM -0700, Jeremy Fitzhardinge wrote:
> On 05/27/2010 03:27 PM, Bastian Blank wrote:
> > Domain creation.
> Using the xm toolset?  Has it always crashed, or was there some change
> which made it start happening?  Or is it an erratic failure?

xm create.

However looking at the code shows it as obvious. backend_info->netif is
only filled while in state connected. netback_uevent does not check if
it is setup but can be called at all times.


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