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Subject[PATCH 2/7] x86, microcode: Correct sysdev_add error path
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From: Borislav Petkov <borislav.petkov@amd.com>

When we encounter an error while initting the microcode driver on a CPU,
we must undo the previously added sysfs group.

Cc: Tigran Aivazian <tigran@aivazian.fsnet.co.uk>
Signed-off-by: Borislav Petkov <borislav.petkov@amd.com>
Acked-by: Andreas Herrmann <Andreas.Herrmann3@amd.com>
---
arch/x86/kernel/microcode_core.c | 6 ++++--
1 files changed, 4 insertions(+), 2 deletions(-)
diff --git a/arch/x86/kernel/microcode_core.c b/arch/x86/kernel/microcode_core.c
index 1cca374..87af68e 100644
--- a/arch/x86/kernel/microcode_core.c
+++ b/arch/x86/kernel/microcode_core.c
@@ -417,8 +417,10 @@ static int mc_sysdev_add(struct sys_device *sys_dev)
if (err)
return err;

- if (microcode_init_cpu(cpu) == UCODE_ERROR)
- err = -EINVAL;
+ if (microcode_init_cpu(cpu) == UCODE_ERROR) {
+ sysfs_remove_group(&sys_dev->kobj, &mc_attr_group);
+ return -EINVAL;
+ }

return err;
}
--
1.7.4.rc2


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