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Coverity analysis defect 128586: Dereference null return value

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    • Execution Team 2022-09-05

      Dereference null return value

      If the function actually returns a null value, a null pointer dereference will occur. Return value of function which returns null is dereferenced without checking
      /src/mongo/db/commands/write_commands.cpp:1357: NULL_RETURNS 128586 Assigning: "bucketsColl" = "nullptr" return value from "lookupCollectionByNamespaceForRead".
      /src/mongo/db/commands/write_commands.cpp:1360: NULL_RETURNS 128586 Attempting to access the managed object of an empty smart pointer "bucketsColl".

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            dan.larkin-york@mongodb.com Dan Larkin-York
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