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Date:	Tue, 12 Jun 2012 21:17:28 +0200
From:	Johannes Berg <johannes@...solutions.net>
To:	Sasha Levin <levinsasha928@...il.com>
Cc:	wey-yi.w.guy@...el.com, linville@...driver.com,
	ilw@...ux.intel.com, linux-wireless@...r.kernel.org,
	netdev@...r.kernel.org, linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org
Subject: Re: [PATCH] iwlwifi: re-order module_init order to prevent NULL ptr
 deref

On Tue, 2012-06-12 at 21:13 +0200, Sasha Levin wrote:
> We need to make sure iwl_drv_init is called before iwl_init, since otherwise
> iwl_init will NULL ptr deref when trying to add a new mode.
> 
> Signed-off-by: Sasha Levin <levinsasha928@...il.com>
> ---
>  drivers/net/wireless/iwlwifi/Makefile |    4 ++--
>  1 files changed, 2 insertions(+), 2 deletions(-)
> 
> diff --git a/drivers/net/wireless/iwlwifi/Makefile b/drivers/net/wireless/iwlwifi/Makefile
> index 98c8f64..16e39a4 100644
> --- a/drivers/net/wireless/iwlwifi/Makefile
> +++ b/drivers/net/wireless/iwlwifi/Makefile
> @@ -1,5 +1,3 @@
> -obj-$(CONFIG_IWLDVM)	+= dvm/
> -

Thanks! I already have a patch like this in my tree, will send a pull
request soon:

http://git.kernel.org/?p=linux/kernel/git/iwlwifi/iwlwifi-next.git;a=commit;h=4b75b1e49568dd6a30a1dddc47408cc6fde55608

johannes

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