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* [PATCH v5 1/2] mtd: rawnand: jz4780: fix possible object reference leak
@ 2019-02-07 14:01 Wen Yang
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From: Wen Yang @ 2019-02-07 14:01 UTC (permalink / raw)
  To: miquel.raynal, bbrezillon, tudor.ambarus, richard, dwmw2,
	computersforpeace, marek.vasut
  Cc: alexandre.belloni, Wen Yang, nicolas.ferre, linux-kernel,
	ludovic.desroches, linux-mtd, linux-arm-kernel

of_find_device_by_node() takes a reference to the struct device
when it finds a match via get_device, there is no need to call
get_device() twice.
We also should make sure to drop the reference to the device
taken by of_find_device_by_node() on driver unbind.

Fixes: ae02ab00aa3c ("mtd: nand: jz4780: driver for NAND devices on JZ4780 SoCs")
Signed-off-by: Wen Yang <>
v5->v4: Keep one blank line.
v4->v3: Add people in Cc and remove all lines.
v3->v2: Avoid two times of calling grtform_get_drvdata()
v2->v1: Since there is the only one user, let's remove the err_put_device label.

 drivers/mtd/nand/raw/jz4780_bch.c | 9 ++++++---
 1 file changed, 6 insertions(+), 3 deletions(-)

diff --git a/drivers/mtd/nand/raw/jz4780_bch.c b/drivers/mtd/nand/raw/jz4780_bch.c
index 7201827..c5f74ed 100644
--- a/drivers/mtd/nand/raw/jz4780_bch.c
+++ b/drivers/mtd/nand/raw/jz4780_bch.c
@@ -281,12 +281,15 @@ static struct jz4780_bch *jz4780_bch_get(struct device_node *np)
 	struct jz4780_bch *bch;
 	pdev = of_find_device_by_node(np);
-	if (!pdev || !platform_get_drvdata(pdev))
+	if (!pdev)
-	get_device(&pdev->dev);
 	bch = platform_get_drvdata(pdev);
+	if (!bch) {
+		put_device(&pdev->dev);
+	}
 	return bch;

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