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SubjectRe: 2.6.10-rc1-mm3
* Karsten Wiese (annabellesgarden@yahoo.de) wrote:
> Found out, what happened:
> By accident I had ibm_acpi.ko built. Its name "ibm" was still present under "/proc/acpi".
> This is not an ibm(-laptop)-machine, so ibm_acpi.ko is useless here.
> "Unable to handle kernel paging request at virtual address f89e7b00":
> this address corresponds to the "struct module *" of ibm_acpi.ko, which was not loaded anymore.
> So the real bug here is that there is a non NULL "struct module *", where the corresponding module is unloaded.
> Or so I guess.....

The init error cleanup paths are broken in that driver. It creates the
/proc/acpi/ibm dir and forgets to clean it up. Partially that's due to
returning directly from the macro IBM_HANDLE_INIT_REQ. This should help.

Signed-off-by: Chris Wright <chrisw@osdl.org>

--- linux-2.6.10-rc1-mm3/drivers/acpi/ibm_acpi.c~orig 2004-11-05 15:18:51.000000000 -0800
+++ linux-2.6.10-rc1-mm3/drivers/acpi/ibm_acpi.c 2004-11-08 15:14:20.000000000 -0800
@@ -1129,22 +1129,18 @@
if (ACPI_SUCCESS(status))
return 0;
}
-
- if (required) {
- printk(IBM_ERR "%s object not found\n", name);
- return -1;
- }

*handle = NULL;

+ if (required)
+ printk(IBM_ERR "%s object not found\n", name);
+
return 0;
}

-#define IBM_HANDLE_INIT_REQ(object) do { \
- if (ibm_handle_init(#object, &object##_handle, *object##_parent, \
- object##_paths, sizeof(object##_paths)/sizeof(char *), 1) < 0)\
- return -ENODEV; \
-} while (0)
+#define IBM_HANDLE_INIT_REQ(object) \
+ ibm_handle_init(#object, &object##_handle, *object##_parent, \
+ object##_paths, sizeof(object##_paths)/sizeof(char *), 1)

#define IBM_HANDLE_INIT(object) \
ibm_handle_init(#object, &object##_handle, *object##_parent, \
@@ -1179,46 +1175,56 @@

static int __init acpi_ibm_init(void)
{
- int ret, i;
+ int i, ret = -ENODEV;

if (acpi_disabled)
- return -ENODEV;
+ return ret;

proc_dir = proc_mkdir(IBM_DIR, acpi_root_dir);
if (!proc_dir) {
printk(IBM_ERR "unable to create proc dir %s", IBM_DIR);
- return -ENODEV;
+ return ret;
}
proc_dir->owner = THIS_MODULE;

- IBM_HANDLE_INIT_REQ(ec);
- IBM_HANDLE_INIT_REQ(hkey);
- IBM_HANDLE_INIT_REQ(vid);
+ IBM_HANDLE_INIT(ec);
+ if (!ec_handle)
+ goto cleanup;
+
+ IBM_HANDLE_INIT(hkey);
+ if (!hkey_handle)
+ goto cleanup;
+
+ IBM_HANDLE_INIT(vid);
+ if (!vid_handle)
+ goto cleanup;
+
IBM_HANDLE_INIT(cmos);
IBM_HANDLE_INIT(lght);
+ if (!cmos_handle && !lght_handle) {
+ printk(IBM_ERR "neither cmos nor lght object found\n");
+ goto cleanup;
+ }
+
IBM_HANDLE_INIT(dock);
IBM_HANDLE_INIT(bay);
IBM_HANDLE_INIT(bayej);
IBM_HANDLE_INIT(led);
+
IBM_HANDLE_INIT(sysl);
IBM_HANDLE_INIT(bled);
- IBM_HANDLE_INIT_REQ(beep);
-
- if (!cmos_handle && !lght_handle) {
- printk(IBM_ERR "neither cmos nor lght object found\n");
- return -ENODEV;
- }
-
if (!led_handle && !sysl_handle) {
printk(IBM_ERR "neither led nor sysl object found\n");
- return -ENODEV;
+ goto cleanup;
}
+ IBM_HANDLE_INIT_REQ(beep);
+ if (!beep_handle)
+ goto cleanup;

for (i=0; i<NUM_IBMS; i++) {
ret = ibm_init(&ibms[i]);
if (ret < 0) {
- acpi_ibm_exit();
- return ret;
+ goto cleanup;
}
}

@@ -1233,6 +1239,9 @@
IBM_PARAM(beep);

return 0;
+cleanup:
+ acpi_ibm_exit();
+ return ret;
}

module_init(acpi_ibm_init);
-
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