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Date:	Tue, 18 Feb 2014 14:47:38 -0800
From:	Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@...uxfoundation.org>
To:	linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org
Cc:	Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@...uxfoundation.org>,
	stable@...r.kernel.org, Stanislaw Gruszka <sgruszka@...hat.com>,
	Stephen Warren <swarren@...dia.com>,
	Linus Walleij <linus.walleij@...aro.org>
Subject: [PATCH 3.13 37/40] pinctrl: protect pinctrl_list add

3.13-stable review patch.  If anyone has any objections, please let me know.

------------------

From: Stanislaw Gruszka <sgruszka@...hat.com>

commit 7b320cb1ed2dbd2c5f2a778197baf76fd6bf545a upstream.

We have few fedora bug reports about list corruption on pinctrl,
for example:
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1051918

Most likely corruption happen due lack of protection of pinctrl_list
when adding new nodes to it. Patch corrects that.

Fixes: 42fed7ba44e ("pinctrl: move subsystem mutex to pinctrl_dev struct")
Signed-off-by: Stanislaw Gruszka <sgruszka@...hat.com>
Acked-by: Stephen Warren <swarren@...dia.com>
Signed-off-by: Linus Walleij <linus.walleij@...aro.org>
Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@...uxfoundation.org>

---
 drivers/pinctrl/core.c |    2 ++
 1 file changed, 2 insertions(+)

--- a/drivers/pinctrl/core.c
+++ b/drivers/pinctrl/core.c
@@ -851,7 +851,9 @@ static struct pinctrl *create_pinctrl(st
 	kref_init(&p->users);
 
 	/* Add the pinctrl handle to the global list */
+	mutex_lock(&pinctrl_list_mutex);
 	list_add_tail(&p->node, &pinctrl_list);
+	mutex_unlock(&pinctrl_list_mutex);
 
 	return p;
 }


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