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Date:   Wed, 8 Jan 2020 08:41:25 +0300
From:   Dan Carpenter <dan.carpenter@...cle.com>
To:     "David S. Miller" <davem@...emloft.net>,
        Michal Kubecek <mkubecek@...e.cz>
Cc:     Florian Fainelli <f.fainelli@...il.com>,
        Andrew Lunn <andrew@...n.ch>, netdev@...r.kernel.org,
        kernel-janitors@...r.kernel.org
Subject: [PATCH net-next] ethtool: fix ->reply_size() error handling

The "ret < 0" comparison is never true because "ret" is still zero.

Fixes: 728480f12442 ("ethtool: default handlers for GET requests")
Signed-off-by: Dan Carpenter <dan.carpenter@...cle.com>
---
 net/ethtool/netlink.c | 6 ++++--
 1 file changed, 4 insertions(+), 2 deletions(-)

diff --git a/net/ethtool/netlink.c b/net/ethtool/netlink.c
index 5d16436498ac..86b79f9bc08d 100644
--- a/net/ethtool/netlink.c
+++ b/net/ethtool/netlink.c
@@ -319,9 +319,10 @@ static int ethnl_default_doit(struct sk_buff *skb, struct genl_info *info)
 	rtnl_unlock();
 	if (ret < 0)
 		goto err_cleanup;
-	reply_len = ops->reply_size(req_info, reply_data);
+	ret = ops->reply_size(req_info, reply_data);
 	if (ret < 0)
 		goto err_cleanup;
+	reply_len = ret;
 	ret = -ENOMEM;
 	rskb = ethnl_reply_init(reply_len, req_info->dev, ops->reply_cmd,
 				ops->hdr_attr, info, &reply_payload);
@@ -555,9 +556,10 @@ static void ethnl_default_notify(struct net_device *dev, unsigned int cmd,
 	ret = ops->prepare_data(req_info, reply_data, NULL);
 	if (ret < 0)
 		goto err_cleanup;
-	reply_len = ops->reply_size(req_info, reply_data);
+	ret = ops->reply_size(req_info, reply_data);
 	if (ret < 0)
 		goto err_cleanup;
+	reply_len = ret;
 	ret = -ENOMEM;
 	skb = genlmsg_new(reply_len, GFP_KERNEL);
 	if (!skb)
-- 
2.11.0

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