On Mon, Aug 07, 2017 at 03:37:50PM +0300, Anton Volkov wrote:
> The early device registration made possible a race leading to allocations
> of disks with wrong minors.
> This patch moves the device registration further down the loop_init
> function to make the race infeasible.
> Found by Linux Driver Verification project (linuxtesting.org).
> Signed-off-by: Anton Volkov <avol...@ispras.ru>
> Reviewed-by: Ming Lei <ming....@redhat.com>
Were you able to reproduce this issue or was it purely theoretical? If
the former, it'd be nice if you could add a test case to blktests .