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Date:	Thu, 10 Jul 2014 15:29:32 +0200
From:	Geert Uytterhoeven <>
To:	Mark Brown <>
	Geert Uytterhoeven <>
Subject: [PATCH 1/2] spi: core: Fix check for dma_map_sg() failures

From: Geert Uytterhoeven <>

According to Documentation/DMA-API.txt, dma_map_sg() returns 0 on failure.
As spi_map_buf() returns an error code, convert zero into -ENOMEM.
Keep the existing check for negative numbers just in case.

Signed-off-by: Geert Uytterhoeven <>
 drivers/spi/spi.c | 2 ++
 1 file changed, 2 insertions(+)

diff --git a/drivers/spi/spi.c b/drivers/spi/spi.c
index 3a3245dd64ed..3aac0e885cd9 100644
--- a/drivers/spi/spi.c
+++ b/drivers/spi/spi.c
@@ -617,6 +617,8 @@ static int spi_map_buf(struct spi_master *master, struct device *dev,
 	ret = dma_map_sg(dev, sgt->sgl, sgt->nents, dir);
+	if (!ret)
+		ret = -ENOMEM;
 	if (ret < 0) {
 		return ret;

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