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SubjectRe: [PATCH 3/3] tpm: Fix TPM 1.2 Shutdown sequence to prevent future TPM operations
On Wed Oct 02 19, Sasha Levin wrote:
>On Wed, Oct 02, 2019 at 03:57:58PM +0200, Greg KH wrote:
>>On Wed, Oct 02, 2019 at 04:14:44PM +0300, Jarkko Sakkinen wrote:
>>>From: Vadim Sukhomlinov <>
>>>commit db4d8cb9c9f2af71c4d087817160d866ed572cc9 upstream
>>>TPM 2.0 Shutdown involve sending TPM2_Shutdown to TPM chip and disabling
>>>future TPM operations. TPM 1.2 behavior was different, future TPM
>>>operations weren't disabled, causing rare issues. This patch ensures
>>>that future TPM operations are disabled.
>>>Fixes: d1bd4a792d39 ("tpm: Issue a TPM2_Shutdown for TPM2 devices.")
>>>Signed-off-by: Vadim Sukhomlinov <>
>>>[dianders: resolved merge conflicts with mainline]
>>>Signed-off-by: Douglas Anderson <>
>>>Reviewed-by: Jarkko Sakkinen <>
>>>Signed-off-by: Jarkko Sakkinen <>
>>> drivers/char/tpm/tpm-chip.c | 5 +++--
>>> 1 file changed, 3 insertions(+), 2 deletions(-)
>>What kernel version(s) is this for?
>It would go to 4.19, we've recently reverted an incorrect backport of
>this patch.
>Jarkko, why is this patch 3/3? We haven't seen the first two on the
>mailing list, do we need anything besides this patch?

It looks like there was a problem mailing the earlier patchset, and patches 1 and 2
weren't cc'd to stable, but patch 3 was.

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