[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH v1 1/3] avcodec: v4l2_m2m: fix races around freeing data on close

Mark Thompson sw at jkqxz.net
Mon Jan 22 01:25:39 EET 2018

On 19/01/18 16:40, Jorge Ramirez-Ortiz wrote:
> On 01/19/2018 12:30 AM, Michael Niedermayer wrote:
>> On Thu, Jan 18, 2018 at 09:24:20AM +0100, Jorge Ramirez-Ortiz wrote:
>>> On 01/09/2018 11:56 PM, Jorge Ramirez-Ortiz wrote:
>>>> From: Mark Thompson <sw at jkqxz.net>
>>>> Refcount all of the context information. This also fixes a potential
>>>> segmentation fault when accessing freed memory  (buffer returned after
>>>> the codec has been closed).
>>> just a follow up on the patchset (patches 1 to 3)
>>> any feedback? shall I resend?
>> Who is the maintainer of this code ?
>> noone is listed for it MAINTAINERS
>> if someone volunteers to maintain it and there are no objections
>> then that person would get git write access and could push patches
>> and then bugfixes wont be stuck so long ...
>> If someone wants to volunteer in that sense, then please send a patch
>> for the MAINTAINER file
> sure I can send such a patch ( unless Mark Thompson has an interest in maintaining it -since he did most of the reviews of the whole patchset IIRC- Baylibre will give me time to maintain this code)

I only have peripheral interest in the v4l2 stuff and only one board to test on, so I don't really feel up to maintaining it - if you're happy to be responsible for it then please go ahead.  (I'm still available to look at patches and test stuff as I do now if that's helpful.)


- Mark

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