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Date:	Sat, 14 Jun 2014 20:42:06 -0700
From:	Frank Rowand <frowand.list@...il.com>
To:	frowand.list@...il.com
CC:	Grant Likely <grant.likely@...aro.org>,
	Pantelis Antoniou <pantelis.antoniou@...sulko.com>,
	Rob Herring <robherring2@...il.com>,
	Rob Herring <robh+dt@...nel.org>,
	"devicetree@...r.kernel.org" <devicetree@...r.kernel.org>,
	Linux Kernel list <linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org>
Subject: Re: [RFC PATCH] OF: fix of_find_node_by_path() assumption that of_allnodes
 is root

On 6/14/2014 8:39 PM, Frank Rowand wrote:
> From: Frank Rowand <frank.rowand@...ymobile.com>
> 
> of_find_node_by_path() is borked because of_allnodes is not guaranteed to
> contain the root of the tree after using any of the dynamic update functions
> because some other nodes ends up as of_allnodes.
> 
> Fixes: c22e650e66b8 of: Make of_find_node_by_path() handle /aliases
> Reported-by: pantelis.antoniou@...sulko.com
> Signed-off-by: Frank Rowand <frank.rowand@...ymobile.com>
> ---
> 
> v2:
>   Remove change to function header, no longer needed.
>   Remove BUG_ON(), no longer needed.
>   Add np as np->parent->allnext instead of np->parent->allnext, as suggested

Aaaargh, cut and paste error, that should be:

    Add np as np->parent->allnext instead of of_allnodes->allnext, as suggested

>     by Grant Likely.
> 
> 
>  drivers/of/base.c |    4 	2 +	2 -	0 !
>  1 file changed, 2 insertions(+), 2 deletions(-)
> 
> Index: b/drivers/of/base.c
> ===================================================================
> --- a/drivers/of/base.c
> +++ b/drivers/of/base.c
> @@ -1960,9 +1960,9 @@ int of_attach_node(struct device_node *n
>  
>  	raw_spin_lock_irqsave(&devtree_lock, flags);
>  	np->sibling = np->parent->child;
> -	np->allnext = of_allnodes;
> +	np->allnext = np->parent->allnext;
> +	np->parent->allnext = np;
>  	np->parent->child = np;
> -	of_allnodes = np;
>  	of_node_clear_flag(np, OF_DETACHED);
>  	raw_spin_unlock_irqrestore(&devtree_lock, flags);
>  
> 

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