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From: "irqchip-bot for John Garry" <>
Cc: Dan Carpenter <>,
	John Garry <>, Marc Zyngier <>,
Subject: [irqchip: irq/irqchip-next] driver core: platform: Add extra error check in devm_platform_get_irqs_affinity()
Date: Tue, 22 Dec 2020 08:12:43 -0000	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <160862476339.414.17626678568765447822.tip-bot2@tip-bot2> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <>

The following commit has been merged into the irq/irqchip-next branch of irqchip:

Commit-ID:     e1dc20995cb9fa04b46e8f37113a7203c906d2bf
Author:        John Garry <>
AuthorDate:    Mon, 21 Dec 2020 22:30:55 +08:00
Committer:     Marc Zyngier <>
CommitterDate: Tue, 22 Dec 2020 08:06:38 

driver core: platform: Add extra error check in devm_platform_get_irqs_affinity()

The current check of nvec < minvec for nvec returned from
platform_irq_count() will not detect a negative error code in nvec.

This is because minvec is unsigned, and, as such, nvec is promoted to
unsigned in that check, which will make it a huge number (if it contained

In practice, an error should not occur in nvec for the only in-tree
user, but add a check anyway.

Fixes: e15f2fa959f2 ("driver core: platform: Add devm_platform_get_irqs_affinity()")
Reported-by: Dan Carpenter <>
Signed-off-by: John Garry <>
Signed-off-by: Marc Zyngier <>
 drivers/base/platform.c | 2 ++
 1 file changed, 2 insertions(+)

diff --git a/drivers/base/platform.c b/drivers/base/platform.c
index ea8add1..74c97b6 100644
--- a/drivers/base/platform.c
+++ b/drivers/base/platform.c
@@ -351,6 +351,8 @@ int devm_platform_get_irqs_affinity(struct platform_device *dev,
 		return -ERANGE;
 	nvec = platform_irq_count(dev);
+	if (nvec < 0)
+		return nvec;
 	if (nvec < minvec)
 		return -ENOSPC;

  reply	other threads:[~2020-12-22  8:13 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 6+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2020-12-21 14:30 [PATCH] Driver " John Garry
2020-12-22  8:12 ` irqchip-bot for John Garry [this message]
2021-01-08 15:43 ` Greg KH
2021-01-08 15:43   ` John Garry
2021-01-08 15:48     ` Marc Zyngier
2021-01-08 16:06       ` Greg KH

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