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[V2] ath10k: fix memory leak on caldata on error exit path

Message ID 20160903163819.13115-1-colin.king@canonical.com (mailing list archive)
State Accepted
Commit 5f4761dda2ba3743ceb5eb5b5e7483172927831a
Delegated to: Kalle Valo
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Commit Message

Colin Ian King Sept. 3, 2016, 4:38 p.m. UTC
From: Colin Ian King <colin.king@canonical.com>

caldata is not being free'd on the error exit path, causing
a memory leak and data definitely should not be freed. Free
caldata instead of data.

Thanks to Kalle Valo for spotting that data should not be
free'd.

Signed-off-by: Colin Ian King <colin.king@canonical.com>
---
 drivers/net/wireless/ath/ath10k/pci.c | 2 +-
 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 1 deletion(-)

Comments

Kalle Valo Sept. 13, 2016, 12:24 p.m. UTC | #1
Colin Ian King <colin.king@canonical.com> wrote:
> From: Colin Ian King <colin.king@canonical.com>
> 
> caldata is not being free'd on the error exit path, causing
> a memory leak and data definitely should not be freed. Free
> caldata instead of data.
> 
> Thanks to Kalle Valo for spotting that data should not be
> free'd.
> 
> Signed-off-by: Colin Ian King <colin.king@canonical.com>

Thanks, 1 patch applied to ath-next branch of ath.git:

5f4761dda2ba ath10k: fix memory leak on caldata on error exit path
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Patch

diff --git a/drivers/net/wireless/ath/ath10k/pci.c b/drivers/net/wireless/ath/ath10k/pci.c
index 9a22c47..afdf0fa 100644
--- a/drivers/net/wireless/ath/ath10k/pci.c
+++ b/drivers/net/wireless/ath/ath10k/pci.c
@@ -2725,7 +2725,7 @@  static int ath10k_pci_hif_fetch_cal_eeprom(struct ath10k *ar, void **data,
 	return 0;
 
 err_free:
-	kfree(data);
+	kfree(caldata);
 
 	return -EINVAL;
 }