[PATCHv2] page_cache: fix memory leak

Message ID 512B5C90.6040807@dlhnet.de
State New
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Peter Lieven Feb. 25, 2013, 12:44 p.m.
XBZRLE encoded migration introduced a MRU page cache
meachnism. Unfortunately, cached items where never freed in
case of a collision in the page cache on cache_insert().

This lead to out of memory conditions during XBZRLE migration
if the page cache was small and there where a lot of collisions
in the cache.

Signed-off-by: Peter Lieven <pl@kamp.de>
   - make g_free unconditional.

  page_cache.c |    3 +++
  1 file changed, 3 insertions(+)


diff --git a/page_cache.c b/page_cache.c
index ba5640b..376f1db 100644
--- a/page_cache.c
+++ b/page_cache.c
@@ -152,6 +152,9 @@  void cache_insert(PageCache *cache, uint64_t addr, uint8_t *pdata)
      /* actual update of entry */
      it = cache_get_by_addr(cache, addr);

+    /* free old cached data if any */
+    g_free(it->it_data);
      if (!it->it_data) {