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name-hash.c: always initialize dir_next pointer

Test reveals a segfault in 'git add' on a
case-insensitive file system when git is compiled with XMALLOC_POISON
defined. The reason is that 2548183 (fix phantom untracked files when
core.ignorecase is set) added a new member dir_next to struct cache_entry,
but forgot to initialize it in all cases.

Signed-off-by: Johannes Sixt <>
Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>
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commit 395c73560b3716a1f74124826b80ab7ec47d7cd8 1 parent 2548183
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  1. +1 −1  name-hash.c
2  name-hash.c
@@ -74,7 +74,7 @@ static void hash_index_entry(struct index_state *istate, struct cache_entry *ce)
if (ce->ce_flags & CE_HASHED)
ce->ce_flags |= CE_HASHED;
- ce->next = NULL;
+ ce->next = ce->dir_next = NULL;
hash = hash_name(ce->name, ce_namelen(ce));
pos = insert_hash(hash, ce, &istate->name_hash);
if (pos) {
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