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Date:   Sun, 17 Sep 2017 13:28:08 +0100
From:   Sudip Mukherjee <>
To:     Matan Barak <>,
        Leon Romanovsky <>,
        Doug Ledford <>,
        Sean Hefty <>,
        Hal Rosenstock <>
        Sudip Mukherjee <>
Subject: [PATCH] IB/mlx5: fix debugfs cleanup

If delay_drop_debugfs_init() fails in any of the operations to create
debugfs, it is calling delay_drop_debugfs_cleanup() as part of its
cleanup. But delay_drop_debugfs_cleanup() checks for 'dbg' and since
we have not yet pointed 'dbg' to the debugfs we need to cleanup the
cleanup fails and we are left with stray debugfs elements and also a
memory leak.

Signed-off-by: Sudip Mukherjee <>
 drivers/infiniband/hw/mlx5/main.c | 1 +
 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+)

diff --git a/drivers/infiniband/hw/mlx5/main.c b/drivers/infiniband/hw/mlx5/main.c
index ab3c562..fba1920a 100644
--- a/drivers/infiniband/hw/mlx5/main.c
+++ b/drivers/infiniband/hw/mlx5/main.c
@@ -3870,6 +3870,7 @@ static int delay_drop_debugfs_init(struct mlx5_ib_dev *dev)
 	return 0;
+	dev->delay_drop.dbg = dbg;
 	return -ENOMEM;

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