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SubjectRe: IPv4: ip_options_compile() how can we avoid blowing up on a NULL skb???
On Thursday 16 November 2006 19:37, Herbert Xu wrote:
> David Miller <> wrote:
> >
> > I'm very happy to accept a patch which assert's this using BUG()
> > checks :-)
> A BUG() won't be necessary because the NULL pointer dereferences will
> OOPS anyway.

BUG()s there would be a mechanism to document invariants so next time
someone is looking at the code there are no questions.

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