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Date:   Sun, 23 Aug 2020 19:31:16 +0530
From:   Sumera Priyadarsini <>
        Sumera Priyadarsini <>
Subject: [PATCH] net: dsa: Add of_node_put() before break statement

Every iteration of for_each_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 mt7530.c by inserting of_node_put()
before the break statement.

Issue found with Coccinelle.

Signed-off-by: Sumera Priyadarsini <>
 drivers/net/dsa/mt7530.c | 1 +
 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+)

diff --git a/drivers/net/dsa/mt7530.c b/drivers/net/dsa/mt7530.c
index 8dcb8a49ab67..af83e5034842 100644
--- a/drivers/net/dsa/mt7530.c
+++ b/drivers/net/dsa/mt7530.c
@@ -1334,6 +1334,7 @@ mt7530_setup(struct dsa_switch *ds)
 				if (id == 4)
 					priv->p5_intf_sel = P5_INTF_SEL_PHY_P4;
+			of_node_put(mac_np);

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