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Date:   Sat, 22 Oct 2016 12:32:04 +0000
From:   Wei Yongjun <>
To:     Wingman Kwok <>,
        Murali Karicheri <>
Cc:     Wei Yongjun <>,
Subject: [PATCH -next] net: netcp: drop kfree for memory allocated with devm_kzalloc

From: Wei Yongjun <>

It's not necessary to free memory allocated with devm_kzalloc in the
remove path and using kfree leads to a double free.

Fixes: 84640e27f230 ("net: netcp: Add Keystone NetCP core ethernet
Signed-off-by: Wei Yongjun <>
 drivers/net/ethernet/ti/netcp_core.c | 2 --
 1 file changed, 2 deletions(-)

diff --git a/drivers/net/ethernet/ti/netcp_core.c b/drivers/net/ethernet/ti/netcp_core.c
index 11609d5..2fb5b6d 100644
--- a/drivers/net/ethernet/ti/netcp_core.c
+++ b/drivers/net/ethernet/ti/netcp_core.c
@@ -2058,7 +2058,6 @@ static void netcp_delete_interface(struct netcp_device *netcp_device,
 		if (module->release)
-		kfree(intf_modpriv);
 	WARN(!list_empty(&netcp->module_head), "%s interface module list is not empty!\n",
@@ -2153,7 +2152,6 @@ static int netcp_remove(struct platform_device *pdev)
 		dev_dbg(&pdev->dev, "Removing module \"%s\"\n", module->name);
 		module->remove(netcp_device, inst_modpriv->module_priv);
-		kfree(inst_modpriv);
 	/* now that all modules are removed, clean up the interfaces */

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