[2/6] brcmfmac: Fix double freeing in the fmac usb data path
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Message ID 1581583476-60155-3-git-send-email-chi-hsien.lin@cypress.com
State Changes Requested
Delegated to: Kalle Valo
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  • brcmfmac: USB change series
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Chi-Hsien Lin Feb. 13, 2020, 8:44 a.m. UTC
From: Raveendran Somu <raveendran.somu@cypress.com>

When the brcmf_fws_process_skb() fails to get hanger slot for
queuing the skb, it tries to free the skb.
But the caller brcmf_netdev_start_xmit() of that funciton frees
the packet on error return value.
This causes the double freeing and which caused the kernel crash.

Signed-off-by: Raveendran Somu <raveendran.somu@cypress.com>
Signed-off-by: Chi-hsien Lin <chi-hsien.lin@cypress.com>
 drivers/net/wireless/broadcom/brcm80211/brcmfmac/fwsignal.c | 3 +--
 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 2 deletions(-)

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diff --git a/drivers/net/wireless/broadcom/brcm80211/brcmfmac/fwsignal.c b/drivers/net/wireless/broadcom/brcm80211/brcmfmac/fwsignal.c
index 5e1a11c07551..10022c765354 100644
--- a/drivers/net/wireless/broadcom/brcm80211/brcmfmac/fwsignal.c
+++ b/drivers/net/wireless/broadcom/brcm80211/brcmfmac/fwsignal.c
@@ -2145,8 +2145,7 @@  int brcmf_fws_process_skb(struct brcmf_if *ifp, struct sk_buff *skb)
 		brcmf_fws_enq(fws, BRCMF_FWS_SKBSTATE_DELAYED, fifo, skb);
 	} else {
-		bphy_err(drvr, "drop skb: no hanger slot\n");
-		brcmf_txfinalize(ifp, skb, false);
+		bphy_err(drvr, "no hanger slot available\n");
 		rc = -ENOMEM;