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Date:   Thu, 22 Dec 2022 16:05:31 +0000 (UTC)
From:   Kalle Valo <>
To:     Zhengchao Shao <>
Cc:     <>, <>,
        <>, <>,
        <>, <>, <>,
        <>, <>,
        <>, <>
Subject: Re: [v2] wifi: ipw2200: fix memory leak in ipw_wdev_init()

Zhengchao Shao <> wrote:

> In the error path of ipw_wdev_init(), exception value is returned, and
> the memory applied for in the function is not released. Also the memory
> is not released in ipw_pci_probe(). As a result, memory leakage occurs.
> So memory release needs to be added to the error path of ipw_wdev_init().
> Fixes: a3caa99e6c68 ("libipw: initiate cfg80211 API conversion (v2)")
> Signed-off-by: Zhengchao Shao <>

Patch applied to wireless-next.git, thanks.

9fe21dc62611 wifi: ipw2200: fix memory leak in ipw_wdev_init()


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