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Date:   Sat, 4 May 2019 11:23:06 +0800
From:   Jia-Ju Bai <baijiaju1990@...il.com>
To:     David Miller <davem@...emloft.net>
Cc:     netdev@...r.kernel.org, linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org
Subject: Re: [PATCH] net: via-rhine: net: Fix a resource leak in rhine_init()



On 2019/5/4 11:13, David Miller wrote:
> From: Jia-Ju Bai <baijiaju1990@...il.com>
> Date: Sat,  4 May 2019 11:08:13 +0800
>
>> When platform_driver_register() fails, pci_unregister_driver() is not
>> called to release the resource allocated by pci_register_driver().
>>
>> To fix this bug, error handling code for platform_driver_register() and
>> pci_register_driver() is separately implemented.
>>
>> This bug is found by a runtime fuzzing tool named FIZZER written by us.
>>
>> Signed-off-by: Jia-Ju Bai <baijiaju1990@...il.com>
> I think the idea here is that PCI is not enabled in the kernel, it is
> fine for the pci register to fail and only the platform register to
> succeed.
>
> You are breaking that.

Okay, I can understand it.
If so, I think that platform_driver_register() should be called before 
pci_register_driver(), and it is still necessary to separately handle 
their errors.
If you agree, I will send a v2 patch.


Best wishes,
Jia-Ju Bai

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