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Date:   Sun, 17 Mar 2019 12:13:01 +0100
From:   Greg Kroah-Hartman <>
To:     Aditya Pakki <>
        Sabin Mihai Rapan <>,
        Nathan Chancellor <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] staging: rtlwifi: Fix potential NULL pointer dereference

On Wed, Mar 13, 2019 at 11:29:12AM -0500, Aditya Pakki wrote:
> skb allocated via dev_alloc_skb can fail and return a NULL pointer.
> This patch avoids such a scenario and returns, consistent with other
> invocations.
> Signed-off-by: Aditya Pakki <>
> ---
>  drivers/staging/rtlwifi/rtl8822be/fw.c | 3 +++
>  1 file changed, 3 insertions(+)

You sent 2 patches that did different things, with the same exact
subject line :(

please fix up, and send as a patch series.


greg k-h

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