lkml.org 
[lkml]   [2013]   [Oct]   [13]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
 
Messages in this thread
/
SubjectRe: [Patch 1/1]: libertas/sdio: fix releasing memory twice.
From
Date
Hi Dan,

Am 12.10.2013 um 21:58 schrieb Dan Williams:

> On Sat, 2013-10-12 at 18:02 +0200, Dr. H. Nikolaus Schaller wrote:
>> While upgrading the GTA04 kernel to 3.12-rc4 we came across
>> an issue with libertas/sdio referencing stale memory on ifconfig up
>> when trying to load the firmware (for a second time).
>>
>> I am not at all sure if the patch is how it should be done and the right
>> location, but it appears to work for us with resetting priv->helper_fw to NULL
>> before asynchronously loading the firmware again.
>
> How about we go even simpler? helper_fw is *only* used inside
> firmware.c anyway, and that's probably where its lifetime should be
> handled. Same for the main firmware. I have no idea why the bus code
> is responsible for releasing the firmware anyway, when it originates
> from firmware.c and control returns back there after the firmware loaded
> callback is done. Does the following patch fix your problem too?

Yes, it works!

I think your approach is much better from software architecture point
of view than our hack.

Thank you,
Nikolaus

>
> Dan
>
> ---
> diff --git a/drivers/net/wireless/libertas/firmware.c b/drivers/net/wireless/libertas/firmware.c
> index c0f9e7e..51b92b5 100644
> --- a/drivers/net/wireless/libertas/firmware.c
> +++ b/drivers/net/wireless/libertas/firmware.c
> @@ -49,14 +49,19 @@ static void main_firmware_cb(const struct firmware *firmware, void *context)
> /* Failed to find firmware: try next table entry */
> load_next_firmware_from_table(priv);
> return;
> }
>
> /* Firmware found! */
> lbs_fw_loaded(priv, 0, priv->helper_fw, firmware);
> + if (priv->helper_fw) {
> + release_firmware (priv->helper_fw);
> + priv->helper_fw = NULL;
> + }
> + release_firmware (firmware);
> }
>
> static void helper_firmware_cb(const struct firmware *firmware, void *context)
> {
> struct lbs_private *priv = context;
>
> if (!firmware) {
> diff --git a/drivers/net/wireless/libertas/if_cs.c b/drivers/net/wireless/libertas/if_cs.c
> index c94dd68..ef8c98e 100644
> --- a/drivers/net/wireless/libertas/if_cs.c
> +++ b/drivers/net/wireless/libertas/if_cs.c
> @@ -750,22 +750,22 @@ static void if_cs_prog_firmware(struct lbs_private *priv, int ret,
> }
>
> /* Load the firmware */
> ret = if_cs_prog_helper(card, helper);
> if (ret == 0 && (card->model != MODEL_8305))
> ret = if_cs_prog_real(card, mainfw);
> if (ret)
> - goto out;
> + return;
>
> /* Now actually get the IRQ */
> ret = request_irq(card->p_dev->irq, if_cs_interrupt,
> IRQF_SHARED, DRV_NAME, card);
> if (ret) {
> pr_err("error in request_irq\n");
> - goto out;
> + return;
> }
>
> /*
> * Clear any interrupt cause that happened while sending
> * firmware/initializing card
> */
> if_cs_write16(card, IF_CS_CARD_INT_CAUSE, IF_CS_BIT_MASK);
> @@ -773,18 +773,14 @@ static void if_cs_prog_firmware(struct lbs_private *priv, int ret,
>
> /* And finally bring the card up */
> priv->fw_ready = 1;
> if (lbs_start_card(priv) != 0) {
> pr_err("could not activate card\n");
> free_irq(card->p_dev->irq, card);
> }
> -
> -out:
> - release_firmware(helper);
> - release_firmware(mainfw);
> }
>
>
> /********************************************************************/
> /* Callback functions for libertas.ko */
> /********************************************************************/
>
> diff --git a/drivers/net/wireless/libertas/if_sdio.c b/drivers/net/wireless/libertas/if_sdio.c
> index 4557833..991238a 100644
> --- a/drivers/net/wireless/libertas/if_sdio.c
> +++ b/drivers/net/wireless/libertas/if_sdio.c
> @@ -704,28 +704,24 @@ static void if_sdio_do_prog_firmware(struct lbs_private *priv, int ret,
> if (ret) {
> pr_err("failed to find firmware (%d)\n", ret);
> return;
> }
>
> ret = if_sdio_prog_helper(card, helper);
> if (ret)
> - goto out;
> + return;
>
> lbs_deb_sdio("Helper firmware loaded\n");
>
> ret = if_sdio_prog_real(card, mainfw);
> if (ret)
> - goto out;
> + return;
>
> lbs_deb_sdio("Firmware loaded\n");
> if_sdio_finish_power_on(card);
> -
> -out:
> - release_firmware(helper);
> - release_firmware(mainfw);
> }
>
> static int if_sdio_prog_firmware(struct if_sdio_card *card)
> {
> int ret;
> u16 scratch;
>
> diff --git a/drivers/net/wireless/libertas/if_spi.c b/drivers/net/wireless/libertas/if_spi.c
> index 4bb6574..87ff0ca 100644
> --- a/drivers/net/wireless/libertas/if_spi.c
> +++ b/drivers/net/wireless/libertas/if_spi.c
> @@ -1090,19 +1090,15 @@ static int if_spi_init_card(struct if_spi_card *card)
> }
>
> err = spu_set_interrupt_mode(card, 0, 1);
> if (err)
> goto out;
>
> out:
> - release_firmware(helper);
> - release_firmware(mainfw);
> -
> lbs_deb_leave_args(LBS_DEB_SPI, "err %d\n", err);
> -
> return err;
> }
>
> static void if_spi_resume_worker(struct work_struct *work)
> {
> struct if_spi_card *card;
>
> diff --git a/drivers/net/wireless/libertas/if_usb.c b/drivers/net/wireless/libertas/if_usb.c
> index 2798077..dff08a2 100644
> --- a/drivers/net/wireless/libertas/if_usb.c
> +++ b/drivers/net/wireless/libertas/if_usb.c
> @@ -840,15 +840,15 @@ static void if_usb_prog_firmware(struct lbs_private *priv, int ret,
> pr_err("failed to find firmware (%d)\n", ret);
> goto done;
> }
>
> cardp->fw = fw;
> if (check_fwfile_format(cardp->fw->data, cardp->fw->size)) {
> ret = -EINVAL;
> - goto release_fw;
> + goto done;
> }
>
> /* Cancel any pending usb business */
> usb_kill_urb(cardp->rx_urb);
> usb_kill_urb(cardp->tx_urb);
>
> cardp->fwlastblksent = 0;
> @@ -857,15 +857,15 @@ static void if_usb_prog_firmware(struct lbs_private *priv, int ret,
> cardp->fwfinalblk = 0;
> cardp->bootcmdresp = 0;
>
> restart:
> if (if_usb_submit_rx_urb_fwload(cardp) < 0) {
> lbs_deb_usbd(&cardp->udev->dev, "URB submission is failed\n");
> ret = -EIO;
> - goto release_fw;
> + goto done;
> }
>
> cardp->bootcmdresp = 0;
> do {
> int j = 0;
> i++;
> if_usb_issue_boot_command(cardp, BOOT_CMD_FW_BY_USB);
> @@ -879,22 +879,22 @@ restart:
> if (cardp->bootcmdresp == BOOT_CMD_RESP_NOT_SUPPORTED) {
> /* Return to normal operation */
> ret = -EOPNOTSUPP;
> usb_kill_urb(cardp->rx_urb);
> usb_kill_urb(cardp->tx_urb);
> if (if_usb_submit_rx_urb(cardp) < 0)
> ret = -EIO;
> - goto release_fw;
> + goto done;
> } else if (cardp->bootcmdresp <= 0) {
> if (--reset_count >= 0) {
> if_usb_reset_device(cardp);
> goto restart;
> }
> ret = -EIO;
> - goto release_fw;
> + goto done;
> }
>
> i = 0;
>
> cardp->totalbytes = 0;
> cardp->fwlastblksent = 0;
> cardp->CRC_OK = 1;
> @@ -917,37 +917,34 @@ restart:
> if (--reset_count >= 0) {
> if_usb_reset_device(cardp);
> goto restart;
> }
>
> pr_info("FW download failure, time = %d ms\n", i * 100);
> ret = -EIO;
> - goto release_fw;
> + goto done;
> }
>
> cardp->priv->fw_ready = 1;
> if_usb_submit_rx_urb(cardp);
>
> if (lbs_start_card(priv))
> - goto release_fw;
> + goto done;
>
> if_usb_setup_firmware(priv);
>
> /*
> * EHS_REMOVE_WAKEUP is not supported on all versions of the firmware.
> */
> priv->wol_criteria = EHS_REMOVE_WAKEUP;
> if (lbs_host_sleep_cfg(priv, priv->wol_criteria, NULL))
> priv->ehs_remove_supported = false;
>
> - release_fw:
> - release_firmware(cardp->fw);
> - cardp->fw = NULL;
> -
> done:
> + cardp->fw = NULL;
> lbs_deb_leave(LBS_DEB_USB);
> }
>
>
> #ifdef CONFIG_PM
> static int if_usb_suspend(struct usb_interface *intf, pm_message_t message)
> {
>
>



\
 
 \ /
  Last update: 2013-10-13 09:21    [W:0.067 / U:0.848 seconds]
©2003-2020 Jasper Spaans|hosted at Digital Ocean and TransIP|Read the blog|Advertise on this site