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Date:	Thu, 19 Jun 2014 19:07:15 +0200
From:	Konrad Zapalowicz <>
	Konrad Zapalowicz <>
Subject: [PATCH v2] drivers/i915: Fix unnoticed failure of init_ring_common()

This commit add check for return value of init_ring_common() in the
init_render_ring(). Now, when failure is detected the error code is
propagated to the caller instead of being ignored.

Signed-off-by: Konrad Zapalowicz <>
   - remove from commit message references to the Oops.

 drivers/gpu/drm/i915/intel_ringbuffer.c | 2 ++
 1 file changed, 2 insertions(+)

diff --git a/drivers/gpu/drm/i915/intel_ringbuffer.c b/drivers/gpu/drm/i915/intel_ringbuffer.c
index 279488a..d205b0d 100644
--- a/drivers/gpu/drm/i915/intel_ringbuffer.c
+++ b/drivers/gpu/drm/i915/intel_ringbuffer.c
@@ -604,6 +604,8 @@ static int init_render_ring(struct intel_engine_cs *ring)
 	struct drm_device *dev = ring->dev;
 	struct drm_i915_private *dev_priv = dev->dev_private;
 	int ret = init_ring_common(ring);
+	if (ret)
+		return ret;
 	/* WaTimedSingleVertexDispatch:cl,bw,ctg,elk,ilk,snb */
 	if (INTEL_INFO(dev)->gen >= 4 && INTEL_INFO(dev)->gen < 7)

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