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SubjectRe: [PATCH 8/16][BUG] PCI slot: Fix invalid memory access (Not for mainline!)
* Kenji Kaneshige <kaneshige.kenji@jp.fujitsu.com>:
> Fix kernel oops in pci_release_slot() when dbg() is enabled.

Merged, thanks.

/ac

>
> The dbg() in pci_release_slot() cause a kernel oops (invalid memory
> access) because it accesses slot after it is released. We need to
> access slot before calling kobject_put().
>
> Signed-off-by: Kenji Kaneshige <kaneshige.kenji@jp.fujitsu.com>
>
> ---
> drivers/pci/slot.c | 7 ++++---
> 1 file changed, 4 insertions(+), 3 deletions(-)
>
> Index: linux-2.6.25-rc6/drivers/pci/slot.c
> ===================================================================
> --- linux-2.6.25-rc6.orig/drivers/pci/slot.c
> +++ linux-2.6.25-rc6/drivers/pci/slot.c
> @@ -191,13 +191,14 @@ EXPORT_SYMBOL_GPL(pci_create_slot);
>
> int pci_destroy_slot(struct pci_slot *slot)
> {
> + dbg("%s: decreased refcount to %d on %x:%d\n", __func__,
> + atomic_read(&slot->kobj.kref.refcount) - 1, slot->bus->number,
> + slot->number);
> +
> down_write(&pci_bus_sem);
> kobject_put(&slot->kobj);
> up_write(&pci_bus_sem);
>
> - dbg("%s: decreased refcount to %d on %x:%d\n", __func__,
> - atomic_read(&slot->kobj.kref.refcount), slot->bus->number,
> - slot->number);
> return 0;
> }
> EXPORT_SYMBOL_GPL(pci_destroy_slot);
>
>


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