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[Xen-devel] [PATCH] libxl: arm: do not create /chosen/bootargs in DTB if no cmdline is specified

Otherwise we deference a NULL pointer.

I saw this while experimenting with libvirt on Xen on ARM, xl already checks
that the command line is non NULL and provides "" as a default.

Signed-off-by: Ian Campbell <ian.campbell@xxxxxxxxxx>
Cc: george.dunlap@xxxxxxxxxx>
This is a pretty obvious fix and would be nice to have if we are taking any
more fixes for other stuff , but otherwise I think we can leave to 4.4.1 quite
 tools/libxl/libxl_arm.c |    6 ++++--
 1 file changed, 4 insertions(+), 2 deletions(-)

diff --git a/tools/libxl/libxl_arm.c b/tools/libxl/libxl_arm.c
index 0a1c8c5..0cfd0cf 100644
--- a/tools/libxl/libxl_arm.c
+++ b/tools/libxl/libxl_arm.c
@@ -164,8 +164,10 @@ static int make_chosen_node(libxl__gc *gc, void *fdt,
     res = fdt_begin_node(fdt, "chosen");
     if (res) return res;
-    res = fdt_property_string(fdt, "bootargs", info->u.pv.cmdline);
-    if (res) return res;
+    if (info->u.pv.cmdline) {
+        res = fdt_property_string(fdt, "bootargs", info->u.pv.cmdline);
+        if (res) return res;
+    }
     res = fdt_end_node(fdt);
     if (res) return res;

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