[dpdk-dev] [PATCH] lib/librte_vhost: fix memory leak
yuanhan.liu at linux.intel.com
Wed Jan 4 05:02:10 CET 2017
On Tue, Jan 03, 2017 at 10:57:55PM -0500, Yong Wang wrote:
> In function vhost_new_device(), current code dose not free 'dev'
> in "i == MAX_VHOST_DEVICE" condition statements. It will lead to a
> memory leak.
Here are few minor stuff you might need pay attention to for future
- a fix patch needs a fixline, like following
Fixes: 45ca9c6f7bc6 ("vhost: get rid of linked list for devices")
- the prefix for vhost lib is "vhost: ". And FYI, for PMD drivers, it's
'net/PMD_NAME', say 'net/virtio'.
For you convenience, I have fixed the two while applying. And thanks
for the fix.
Applied to dpdk-next-virtio.
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