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Date:   Tue, 30 Apr 2019 10:15:32 +1000
From:   "Tobin C. Harding" <>
To:     Josh Poimboeuf <>,
        Jiri Kosina <>,
        Miroslav Benes <>, Petr Mladek <>
Cc:     "Tobin C. Harding" <>,
        Greg Kroah-Hartman <>,
        Joe Lawrence <>,,
Subject: [PATCH 0/2] livepatch: Fix usage of kobject_init_and_add()


Currently there are a few places in kernel/livepatch/ which do not
correctly use kobject_init_and_add().

An error return from kobject_init_and_add() requires a call to

The cleanup function after a successful call to kobject_init_and_add()
is kobject_del(). 

This set is part of an effort to check/fix all callsites of

This set fixes all callsites under kernel/livepatch/


Tobin C. Harding (2):
  livepatch: Fix kobject memleak
  livepatch: Use correct kobject cleanup function

 kernel/livepatch/core.c | 20 ++++++++++++--------
 1 file changed, 12 insertions(+), 8 deletions(-)


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