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Subject[017/103] oprofile, ARM: Release resources on failure
2.6.35-stable review patch.  If anyone has any objections, please let us know.

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From: Robert Richter <robert.richter@amd.com>

commit 98d943b02f6f1b57787ff1aa6f34d019a407e3ee upstream.

This patch fixes a resource leak on failure, where the
oprofilefs and some counters may not released properly.

Signed-off-by: Robert Richter <robert.richter@amd.com>
Acked-by: Will Deacon <will.deacon@arm.com>
Cc: linux-arm-kernel@lists.infradead.org
LKML-Reference: <20100929145225.GJ13563@erda.amd.com>
Signed-off-by: Ingo Molnar <mingo@elte.hu>
Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@suse.de>

---
arch/arm/oprofile/common.c | 7 +++++--
1 file changed, 5 insertions(+), 2 deletions(-)
--- a/arch/arm/oprofile/common.c
+++ b/arch/arm/oprofile/common.c
@@ -102,6 +102,7 @@ static int op_create_counter(int cpu, in
if (IS_ERR(pevent)) {
ret = PTR_ERR(pevent);
} else if (pevent->state != PERF_EVENT_STATE_ACTIVE) {
+ perf_event_release_kernel(pevent);
pr_warning("oprofile: failed to enable event %d "
"on CPU %d\n", event, cpu);
ret = -EBUSY;
@@ -365,6 +366,7 @@ int __init oprofile_arch_init(struct opr
ret = init_driverfs();
if (ret) {
kfree(counter_config);
+ counter_config = NULL;
return ret;
}

@@ -402,7 +404,6 @@ void oprofile_arch_exit(void)
struct perf_event *event;

if (*perf_events) {
- exit_driverfs();
for_each_possible_cpu(cpu) {
for (id = 0; id < perf_num_counters; ++id) {
event = perf_events[cpu][id];
@@ -413,8 +414,10 @@ void oprofile_arch_exit(void)
}
}

- if (counter_config)
+ if (counter_config) {
kfree(counter_config);
+ exit_driverfs();
+ }
}
#else
int __init oprofile_arch_init(struct oprofile_operations *ops)



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