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Date:	Fri, 24 Jan 2014 17:12:03 +0800
From:	Gavin Shan <>
Cc:, Gavin Shan <>
Subject: [PATCH] net/cxgb4: Fix referencing freed adapter

The adapter is freed before we check its flags. It was caused
by commit 144be3d ("net/cxgb4: Avoid disabling PCI device for
towice"). The problem was reported by Intel's "0-day" tool.

The patch fixes it to avoid reverting commit 144be3d.

Reported-by: Dan Carpenter <>
Signed-off-by: Gavin Shan <>
 drivers/net/ethernet/chelsio/cxgb4/cxgb4_main.c |    2 +-
 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 1 deletion(-)

diff --git a/drivers/net/ethernet/chelsio/cxgb4/cxgb4_main.c b/drivers/net/ethernet/chelsio/cxgb4/cxgb4_main.c
index 139a704..43ab35f 100644
--- a/drivers/net/ethernet/chelsio/cxgb4/cxgb4_main.c
+++ b/drivers/net/ethernet/chelsio/cxgb4/cxgb4_main.c
@@ -6163,13 +6163,13 @@ static void remove_one(struct pci_dev *pdev)
 		if (!is_t4(adapter->params.chip))
-		kfree(adapter);
 		if ((adapter->flags & DEV_ENABLED)) {
 			adapter->flags &= ~DEV_ENABLED;
+		kfree(adapter);
 	} else

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