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    Subject[Patch] Overrun in drivers/char/rio/riocmd.c

    this fixes coverity bug id #1025.
    The code checks if Rup is greater or equal to the size of
    HostP->Mapping[], but uses Rup as an index if it is outside
    the range. This patch changes the if and else cases.

    Signed-off-by: Eric Sesterhenn <>

    --- linux-2.6.17-git2/drivers/char/rio/riocmd.c.orig 2006-06-21 23:14:52.000000000 +0200
    +++ linux-2.6.17-git2/drivers/char/rio/riocmd.c 2006-06-21 23:15:21.000000000 +0200
    @@ -402,7 +402,7 @@ static int RIOCommandRup(struct rio_info
    rio_dprintk(RIO_DEBUG_CMD, "CONTROL information: Host number %Zd, name ``%s''\n", HostP - p->RIOHosts, HostP->Name);
    rio_dprintk(RIO_DEBUG_CMD, "CONTROL information: Rup number 0x%x\n", rup);

    - if (Rup >= (unsigned short) MAX_RUP) {
    + if (Rup < (unsigned short) MAX_RUP) {
    rio_dprintk(RIO_DEBUG_CMD, "CONTROL information: This is the RUP for RTA ``%s''\n", HostP->Mapping[Rup].Name);
    } else
    rio_dprintk(RIO_DEBUG_CMD, "CONTROL information: This is the RUP for link ``%c'' of host ``%s''\n", ('A' + Rup - MAX_RUP), HostP->Name);

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