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Date:	Fri,  8 Aug 2014 13:38:44 -0700
From:	Kamal Mostafa <kamal@...onical.com>
To:	linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org, stable@...r.kernel.org,
	kernel-team@...ts.ubuntu.com
Cc:	Roger Quadros <rogerq@...com>,
	Kishon Vijay Abraham I <kishon@...com>,
	Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@...uxfoundation.org>,
	Kamal Mostafa <kamal@...onical.com>
Subject: [PATCH 3.13 101/259] phy: core: Fix error path in phy_create()

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

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

From: Roger Quadros <rogerq@...com>

commit e73b49f1c4e75c44d62585cc3e5b9c7894b61c32 upstream.

Prevent resources from being freed twice in case device_add() call
fails within phy_create(). Also use ida_simple_remove() instead of
ida_remove() as we had used ida_simple_get() to allocate the ida.

Signed-off-by: Roger Quadros <rogerq@...com>
Signed-off-by: Kishon Vijay Abraham I <kishon@...com>
Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@...uxfoundation.org>
Signed-off-by: Kamal Mostafa <kamal@...onical.com>
---
 drivers/phy/phy-core.c | 7 ++++---
 1 file changed, 4 insertions(+), 3 deletions(-)

diff --git a/drivers/phy/phy-core.c b/drivers/phy/phy-core.c
index 58e0e97..c6683f8 100644
--- a/drivers/phy/phy-core.c
+++ b/drivers/phy/phy-core.c
@@ -477,8 +477,9 @@ struct phy *phy_create(struct device *dev, const struct phy_ops *ops,
 	return phy;
 
 put_dev:
-	put_device(&phy->dev);
-	ida_remove(&phy_ida, phy->id);
+	put_device(&phy->dev);  /* calls phy_release() which frees resources */
+	return ERR_PTR(ret);
+
 free_phy:
 	kfree(phy);
 	return ERR_PTR(ret);
@@ -662,7 +663,7 @@ static void phy_release(struct device *dev)
 
 	phy = to_phy(dev);
 	dev_vdbg(dev, "releasing '%s'\n", dev_name(dev));
-	ida_remove(&phy_ida, phy->id);
+	ida_simple_remove(&phy_ida, phy->id);
 	kfree(phy);
 }
 
-- 
1.9.1

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