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Date:	Sat,  8 Mar 2014 14:53:35 +0200
From:	Valentina Manea <valentina.manea.m@...il.com>
To:	gregkh@...uxfoundation.org
Cc:	tobias.polzer@....de, dominik.paulus@....de,
	ly80toro@....cs.fau.de, shuah.kh@...sung.com,
	ihadzic@...earch.bell-labs.com, linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org,
	linux-usb@...r.kernel.org, devel@...verdev.osuosl.org,
	firefly@...ts.rosedu.org, andy.grover@...il.com,
	Valentina Manea <valentina.manea.m@...il.com>
Subject: [PATCH 17/18] staging: usbip: userspace: don't throw error when trying to read configuration specific attributes

When a device has just been bound to usbip-host but the client hasn't
set a configuration on it, certain attributes will not exist. Don't
treat this as an error.

Signed-off-by: Valentina Manea <valentina.manea.m@...il.com>
---
 drivers/staging/usbip/userspace/libsrc/usbip_common.c | 17 +++++++++++++++--
 1 file changed, 15 insertions(+), 2 deletions(-)

diff --git a/drivers/staging/usbip/userspace/libsrc/usbip_common.c b/drivers/staging/usbip/userspace/libsrc/usbip_common.c
index 998c11c..238bf5b 100644
--- a/drivers/staging/usbip/userspace/libsrc/usbip_common.c
+++ b/drivers/staging/usbip/userspace/libsrc/usbip_common.c
@@ -127,10 +127,23 @@ int read_attr_value(struct udev_device *dev, const char *name,
 		goto err;
 	}
 
+	/* The client chooses the device configuration
+	 * when attaching it so right after being bound
+	 * to usbip-host on the server the device will
+	 * have no configuration.
+	 * Therefore, attributes such as bConfigurationValue
+	 * and bNumInterfaces will not exist and sscanf will
+	 * fail. Check for these cases and don't treat them
+	 * as errors.
+	 */
+
 	ret = sscanf(attr, format, &num);
 	if (ret < 1) {
-		err("sscanf failed");
-		goto err;
+		if (strcmp(name, "bConfigurationValue") &&
+				strcmp(name, "bNumInterfaces")) {
+			err("sscanf failed for attribute %s", name);
+			goto err;
+		}
 	}
 
 err:
-- 
1.8.1.2

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