afs: Fix storage of cell names

The cell name stored in the afs_cell struct is a 64-char + NUL buffer -
when it needs to be able to handle up to AFS_MAXCELLNAME (256 chars) + NUL.

Fix this by changing the array to a pointer and allocating the string.

Found using Coverity.

Fixes: 989782dcdc91 ("afs: Overhaul cell database management")
Reported-by: Colin Ian King <>
Signed-off-by: David Howells <>
Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <>
2 files changed