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Subject[patch 01/47] b43: Fix controller restart crash
-stable review patch.  If anyone has any objections, please let us know.

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From: Michael Buesch <mb@bu3sch.de>
upstream commit: 3bf0a32e22fedc0b46443699db2d61ac2a883ac4

This fixes a kernel crash on rmmod, in the case where the controller
was restarted before doing the rmmod.

Signed-off-by: Michael Buesch <mb@bu3sch.de>
Signed-off-by: John W. Linville <linville@tuxdriver.com>
Signed-off-by: Chris Wright <chrisw@sous-sol.org>
---
drivers/net/wireless/b43/main.c | 12 ++++++++++--
1 file changed, 10 insertions(+), 2 deletions(-)
--- a/drivers/net/wireless/b43/main.c
+++ b/drivers/net/wireless/b43/main.c
@@ -3818,7 +3818,9 @@ static void b43_chip_reset(struct work_s
goto out;
}
}
- out:
+out:
+ if (err)
+ wl->current_dev = NULL; /* Failed to init the dev. */
mutex_unlock(&wl->mutex);
if (err)
b43err(wl, "Controller restart FAILED\n");
@@ -3967,9 +3969,11 @@ static void b43_one_core_detach(struct s
struct b43_wldev *wldev;
struct b43_wl *wl;

+ /* Do not cancel ieee80211-workqueue based work here.
+ * See comment in b43_remove(). */
+
wldev = ssb_get_drvdata(dev);
wl = wldev->wl;
- cancel_work_sync(&wldev->restart_work);
b43_debugfs_remove_device(wldev);
b43_wireless_core_detach(wldev);
list_del(&wldev->list);
@@ -4152,6 +4156,10 @@ static void b43_remove(struct ssb_device
struct b43_wl *wl = ssb_get_devtypedata(dev);
struct b43_wldev *wldev = ssb_get_drvdata(dev);

+ /* We must cancel any work here before unregistering from ieee80211,
+ * as the ieee80211 unreg will destroy the workqueue. */
+ cancel_work_sync(&wldev->restart_work);
+
B43_WARN_ON(!wl);
if (wl->current_dev == wldev)
ieee80211_unregister_hw(wl->hw);
--


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