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Subject[PATCH] [68/223] numa: fix slab_node(MPOL_BIND)
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2.6.35-longterm review patch.  If anyone has any objections, please let me know.

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From: Eric Dumazet <eric.dumazet@gmail.com>

commit 800416f799e0723635ac2d720ad4449917a1481c upstream.

When a node contains only HighMem memory, slab_node(MPOL_BIND)
dereferences a NULL pointer.

[ This code seems to go back all the way to commit 19770b32609b: "mm:
filter based on a nodemask as well as a gfp_mask". Which was back in
April 2008, and it got merged into 2.6.26. - Linus ]

Signed-off-by: Eric Dumazet <eric.dumazet@gmail.com>
Cc: Mel Gorman <mel@csn.ul.ie>
Cc: Christoph Lameter <cl@linux.com>
Cc: Lee Schermerhorn <lee.schermerhorn@hp.com>
Cc: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org>
Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@suse.de>
Signed-off-by: Andi Kleen <ak@linux.intel.com>

---
mm/mempolicy.c | 2 +-
1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 1 deletion(-)

Index: linux/mm/mempolicy.c
===================================================================
--- linux.orig/mm/mempolicy.c
+++ linux/mm/mempolicy.c
@@ -1576,7 +1576,7 @@ unsigned slab_node(struct mempolicy *pol
(void)first_zones_zonelist(zonelist, highest_zoneidx,
&policy->v.nodes,
&zone);
- return zone->node;
+ return zone ? zone->node : numa_node_id();
}

default:

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