cvs commit: src/sys/kern vfs_lookup.c

Robert Watson rwatson at
Sat Mar 31 16:08:51 UTC 2007

rwatson     2007-03-31 16:08:50 UTC

  FreeBSD src repository

  Modified files:
    sys/kern             vfs_lookup.c 
  Rather than ignoring any error return from getnewvnode() in nameiinit(),
  explicitly test and panic.  This should not ever happen, but if it does,
  this is a preferred failure mode to a NULL pointer dereference in kernel.
  Coverity CID:   1716
  Found with:     Coverity Prevent(tm)
  Revision  Changes    Path
  1.99      +5 -1      src/sys/kern/vfs_lookup.c

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