Commit e6687645 authored by Dan Carpenter's avatar Dan Carpenter Committed by Greg Kroah-Hartman

block: fix an error code in add_partition()

[ Upstream commit 7bd897cf ]

We don't set an error code on this path.  It means that we return NULL
instead of an error pointer and the caller does a NULL dereference.

Fixes: 6d1d8050 ("block, partition: add partition_meta_info to hd_struct")
Signed-off-by: default avatarDan Carpenter <>
Signed-off-by: default avatarJens Axboe <>
Signed-off-by: default avatarSasha Levin <>
Signed-off-by: default avatarGreg Kroah-Hartman <>
parent b983b2a5
......@@ -321,8 +321,10 @@ struct hd_struct *add_partition(struct gendisk *disk, int partno,
if (info) {
struct partition_meta_info *pinfo = alloc_part_info(disk);
if (!pinfo)
if (!pinfo) {
err = -ENOMEM;
goto out_free_stats;
memcpy(pinfo, info, sizeof(*info));
p->info = pinfo;
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