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From: Jon Hunter <jonathanh-DDmLM1+adcrQT0dZR+AlfA@public.gmane.org>
To: Thierry Reding
	<thierry.reding-Re5JQEeQqe8AvxtiuMwx3w@public.gmane.org>,
	LABBE Corentin
	<clabbe.montjoie-Re5JQEeQqe8AvxtiuMwx3w@public.gmane.org>
Cc: gnurou-Re5JQEeQqe8AvxtiuMwx3w@public.gmane.org,
	ldewangan-DDmLM1+adcrQT0dZR+AlfA@public.gmane.org,
	swarren-3lzwWm7+Weoh9ZMKESR00Q@public.gmane.org,
	wsa-z923LK4zBo2bacvFa/9K2g@public.gmane.org,
	linux-i2c-u79uwXL29TY76Z2rM5mHXA@public.gmane.org,
	linux-kernel-u79uwXL29TY76Z2rM5mHXA@public.gmane.org,
	linux-tegra-u79uwXL29TY76Z2rM5mHXA@public.gmane.org
Subject: Re: [PATCH] i2c: tegra: fix a possible NULL dereference
Date: Thu, 12 Nov 2015 13:40:56 +0000	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <564496E8.60106@nvidia.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20151112122923.GA31671@ulmo>


On 12/11/15 12:29, Thierry Reding wrote:
> * PGP Signed by an unknown key
> 
> On Thu, Nov 12, 2015 at 08:26:03AM +0100, LABBE Corentin wrote:
>> of_match_device could return NULL, and so cause a NULL pointer
> 
> No. There is no way that of_match_device() can ever fail. The driver
> core uses the same table to match the OF device to the driver, so the
> only case where of_match_device() would return NULL is if no match was
> found, in which case the tegra_i2c_probe() function would never have
> been called in the first place.

Right and so ...

>> dereference later at line 809:
>> i2c_dev->hw = match->data;
>>
>> Signed-off-by: LABBE Corentin <clabbe.montjoie-Re5JQEeQqe8AvxtiuMwx3w@public.gmane.org>
>> ---
>>  drivers/i2c/busses/i2c-tegra.c | 3 +++
>>  1 file changed, 3 insertions(+)
>>
>> diff --git a/drivers/i2c/busses/i2c-tegra.c b/drivers/i2c/busses/i2c-tegra.c
>> index a0522fc..c803551 100644
>> --- a/drivers/i2c/busses/i2c-tegra.c
>> +++ b/drivers/i2c/busses/i2c-tegra.c
>> @@ -806,7 +806,10 @@ static int tegra_i2c_probe(struct platform_device *pdev)
>>  
>>  	if (pdev->dev.of_node) {

Can we get rid of this if-statement?

Jon

WARNING: multiple messages have this Message-ID
From: Jon Hunter <jonathanh@nvidia.com>
To: Thierry Reding <thierry.reding@gmail.com>,
	LABBE Corentin <clabbe.montjoie@gmail.com>
Cc: <gnurou@gmail.com>, <ldewangan@nvidia.com>,
	<swarren@wwwdotorg.org>, <wsa@the-dreams.de>,
	<linux-i2c@vger.kernel.org>, <linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org>,
	<linux-tegra@vger.kernel.org>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] i2c: tegra: fix a possible NULL dereference
Date: Thu, 12 Nov 2015 13:40:56 +0000	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <564496E8.60106@nvidia.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20151112122923.GA31671@ulmo>


On 12/11/15 12:29, Thierry Reding wrote:
> * PGP Signed by an unknown key
> 
> On Thu, Nov 12, 2015 at 08:26:03AM +0100, LABBE Corentin wrote:
>> of_match_device could return NULL, and so cause a NULL pointer
> 
> No. There is no way that of_match_device() can ever fail. The driver
> core uses the same table to match the OF device to the driver, so the
> only case where of_match_device() would return NULL is if no match was
> found, in which case the tegra_i2c_probe() function would never have
> been called in the first place.

Right and so ...

>> dereference later at line 809:
>> i2c_dev->hw = match->data;
>>
>> Signed-off-by: LABBE Corentin <clabbe.montjoie@gmail.com>
>> ---
>>  drivers/i2c/busses/i2c-tegra.c | 3 +++
>>  1 file changed, 3 insertions(+)
>>
>> diff --git a/drivers/i2c/busses/i2c-tegra.c b/drivers/i2c/busses/i2c-tegra.c
>> index a0522fc..c803551 100644
>> --- a/drivers/i2c/busses/i2c-tegra.c
>> +++ b/drivers/i2c/busses/i2c-tegra.c
>> @@ -806,7 +806,10 @@ static int tegra_i2c_probe(struct platform_device *pdev)
>>  
>>  	if (pdev->dev.of_node) {

Can we get rid of this if-statement?

Jon

  parent reply	other threads:[~2015-11-12 13:40 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 18+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2015-11-12  7:26 [PATCH] i2c: tegra: fix a possible NULL dereference LABBE Corentin
2015-11-12 12:29 ` Thierry Reding
2015-11-12 12:54   ` LABBE Corentin
2015-11-12 13:28     ` Thierry Reding
2015-11-12 13:28       ` Thierry Reding
2015-11-12 13:45       ` Uwe Kleine-König
     [not found]         ` <20151112134519.GJ24008-bIcnvbaLZ9MEGnE8C9+IrQ@public.gmane.org>
2015-11-12 13:55           ` Thierry Reding
2015-11-12 13:55             ` Thierry Reding
2015-11-12 14:54             ` LABBE Corentin
2015-11-12 16:14               ` Thierry Reding
2015-11-12 16:14                 ` Thierry Reding
2016-01-23 11:07               ` Wolfram Sang
2016-01-23 11:07                 ` Wolfram Sang
2016-01-23 10:56           ` Wolfram Sang
2016-01-23 10:56             ` Wolfram Sang
2015-11-12 13:40   ` Jon Hunter [this message]
2015-11-12 13:40     ` Jon Hunter
2015-11-12 13:55     ` Thierry Reding

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