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Date:   Sat, 29 Aug 2020 23:27:04 +0530
From:   Sumera Priyadarsini <>
Subject: [PATCH] clk: versatile: Add of_node_put() before return statement

Every iteration of for_each_available_child_of_node() decrements
the reference count of the previous node, however when control is
transferred from the middle of the loop, as in the case of a return
or break or goto, there is no decrement thus ultimately resulting in
a memory leak.

Fix a potential memory leak in clk-impd1.c by inserting
of_node_put() before a return statement.

Issue found with Coccinelle.

Signed-off-by: Sumera Priyadarsini <>
 drivers/clk/versatile/clk-impd1.c | 4 +++-
 1 file changed, 3 insertions(+), 1 deletion(-)

diff --git a/drivers/clk/versatile/clk-impd1.c b/drivers/clk/versatile/clk-impd1.c
index ca798249544d..85c395df9c00 100644
--- a/drivers/clk/versatile/clk-impd1.c
+++ b/drivers/clk/versatile/clk-impd1.c
@@ -109,8 +109,10 @@ static int integrator_impd1_clk_probe(struct platform_device *pdev)
 	for_each_available_child_of_node(np, child) {
 		ret = integrator_impd1_clk_spawn(dev, np, child);
-		if (ret)
+		if (ret) {
+			of_node_put(child);
+		}
 	return ret;

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