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Subject[PATCH 3.18 067/120] e1000: ensure to free old tx/rx rings in set_ringparam()
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3.18-stable review patch.  If anyone has any objections, please let me know.

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From: Bo Chen <chenbo@pdx.edu>

[ Upstream commit ee400a3f1bfe7004a3e14b81c38ccc5583c26295 ]

In 'e1000_set_ringparam()', the tx_ring and rx_ring are updated with new value
and the old tx/rx rings are freed only when the device is up. There are resource
leaks on old tx/rx rings when the device is not up. This bug is reported by COD,
a tool for testing kernel module binaries I am building.

This patch fixes the bug by always calling 'kfree()' on old tx/rx rings in
'e1000_set_ringparam()'.

Signed-off-by: Bo Chen <chenbo@pdx.edu>
Reviewed-by: Alexander Duyck <alexander.h.duyck@intel.com>
Tested-by: Aaron Brown <aaron.f.brown@intel.com>
Signed-off-by: Jeff Kirsher <jeffrey.t.kirsher@intel.com>
Signed-off-by: Sasha Levin <alexander.levin@microsoft.com>
Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@linuxfoundation.org>
---
drivers/net/ethernet/intel/e1000/e1000_ethtool.c | 4 ++--
1 file changed, 2 insertions(+), 2 deletions(-)

--- a/drivers/net/ethernet/intel/e1000/e1000_ethtool.c
+++ b/drivers/net/ethernet/intel/e1000/e1000_ethtool.c
@@ -646,14 +646,14 @@ static int e1000_set_ringparam(struct ne
adapter->tx_ring = tx_old;
e1000_free_all_rx_resources(adapter);
e1000_free_all_tx_resources(adapter);
- kfree(tx_old);
- kfree(rx_old);
adapter->rx_ring = rxdr;
adapter->tx_ring = txdr;
err = e1000_up(adapter);
if (err)
goto err_setup;
}
+ kfree(tx_old);
+ kfree(rx_old);

clear_bit(__E1000_RESETTING, &adapter->flags);
return 0;

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