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Date: Sun, 16 Jun 2013 11:55:22 +0200
From: Jens Gustedt <>
Subject: [PATCH] bugfix: invalid use of cb in io_thread after suspension of
 the thread

It seems that the buffer variable to which cb is pointing can be recycled
since long when the thread returns from the previous call to wake. At
least valgrind found that the address that cb was pointing to at line in
question hasn't been returned by malloc since long time before.

The fix is easy: the event structure has been copied onto the stack of
the thread, anyhow, so just use that copy.
 src/aio/aio_readwrite.c |    2 +-
 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 1 deletion(-)

diff --git a/src/aio/aio_readwrite.c b/src/aio/aio_readwrite.c
index e4c95aa..666372d 100644
--- a/src/aio/aio_readwrite.c
+++ b/src/aio/aio_readwrite.c
@@ -51,7 +51,7 @@ static void *io_thread(void *p)
-	switch (cb->aio_sigevent.sigev_notify) {
+	switch (sev.sigev_notify) {

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