Linux-Next Archive on
 help / color / Atom feed
* Coverity: meson_allocate_chanlist(): Uninitialized variables
@ 2019-11-04 17:39 coverity-bot
  2019-11-05 19:16 ` LABBE Corentin
  0 siblings, 1 reply; 3+ messages in thread
From: coverity-bot @ 2019-11-04 17:39 UTC (permalink / raw)
  To: Corentin Labbe
  Cc: Neil Armstrong, Herbert Xu, Gustavo A. R. Silva, linux-next


This is an experimental automated report about issues detected by Coverity
from a scan of next-20191031 as part of the linux-next weekly scan project:

You're getting this email because you were associated with the identified
lines of code (noted below) that were touched by recent commits:

48fe583fe541 ("crypto: amlogic - Add crypto accelerator for amlogic GXL")

Coverity reported the following:

*** CID 1487398:  Uninitialized variables  (UNINIT)
/drivers/crypto/amlogic/amlogic-gxl-core.c: 184 in meson_allocate_chanlist()
178     			goto error_engine;
179     		}
180     	}
181     	return 0;
182     error_engine:
183     	meson_free_chanlist(mc, i);
vvv     CID 1487398:  Uninitialized variables  (UNINIT)
vvv     Using uninitialized value "err".
184     	return err;
185     }
187     static int meson_register_algs(struct meson_dev *mc)
188     {
189     	int err, i;

If this is a false positive, please let us know so we can mark it as
such, or teach the Coverity rules to be smarter. If not, please make
sure fixes get into linux-next. :) For patches fixing this, please
include these lines (but double-check the "Fixes" first):

Reported-by: coverity-bot <>
Addresses-Coverity-ID: 1487398 ("Uninitialized variables")
Fixes: 48fe583fe541 ("crypto: amlogic - Add crypto accelerator for amlogic GXL")

Thanks for your attention!


^ permalink raw reply	[flat|nested] 3+ messages in thread

end of thread, back to index

Thread overview: 3+ messages (download: mbox.gz / follow: Atom feed)
-- links below jump to the message on this page --
2019-11-04 17:39 Coverity: meson_allocate_chanlist(): Uninitialized variables coverity-bot
2019-11-05 19:16 ` LABBE Corentin
2019-11-05 21:11   ` Kees Cook

Linux-Next Archive on

Archives are clonable:
	git clone --mirror linux-next/git/0.git

	# If you have public-inbox 1.1+ installed, you may
	# initialize and index your mirror using the following commands:
	public-inbox-init -V2 linux-next linux-next/ \
	public-inbox-index linux-next

Example config snippet for mirrors

Newsgroup available over NNTP:

AGPL code for this site: git clone