[dpdk-dev] [PATCH v2 1/5] net/ixgbe: fix dereference after null check coverity

Xiao Zhang xiao.zhang at intel.com
Tue Aug 6 01:20:50 CEST 2019

This patch fixes (dereference after null check) coverity issue.
The address of first segmented packets was not set correctly during
reassembling packets which led to this issue.

Coverity issue: 13245
Fixes: 8a44c15a ("net/ixgbe: extract non-x86 specific code from vector

Cc: stable at dpdk.org

Signed-off-by: Xiao Zhang <xiao.zhang at intel.com>
 drivers/net/ixgbe/ixgbe_rxtx_vec_sse.c | 1 +
 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+)

diff --git a/drivers/net/ixgbe/ixgbe_rxtx_vec_sse.c b/drivers/net/ixgbe/ixgbe_rxtx_vec_sse.c
index c9ba482..599ba30 100644
--- a/drivers/net/ixgbe/ixgbe_rxtx_vec_sse.c
+++ b/drivers/net/ixgbe/ixgbe_rxtx_vec_sse.c
@@ -609,6 +609,7 @@ ixgbe_recv_scattered_pkts_vec(void *rx_queue, struct rte_mbuf **rx_pkts,
 		if (i == nb_bufs)
 			return nb_bufs;
+		rxq->pkt_first_seg = rx_pkts[i];
 	return i + reassemble_packets(rxq, &rx_pkts[i], nb_bufs - i,

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