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authorStefan Richter <stefanr@s5r6.in-berlin.de>2006-06-04 02:51:40 -0700
committerLinus Torvalds <torvalds@g5.osdl.org>2006-06-05 12:29:16 -0700
commit829a1985e732698ee98def146410e6e9f532781f (patch)
treebb5b35326de50d8753bd9ea79ca842479437a895
parent948c51e6a8d71df99ef57c61bc80dc7c20cbf7bc (diff)
[PATCH] sbp2: fix check of return value of hpsb_allocate_and_register_addrspace()
From: Stefan Richter <stefanr@s5r6.in-berlin.de> I added a failure check in patch "sbp2: variable status FIFO address (fix login timeout)" --- alas for a wrong error value. This is a bug since Linux 2.6.16. Leads to NULL pointer dereference if the call failed, and bogus failure handling if call succeeded. Signed-off-by: Stefan Richter <stefanr@s5r6.in-berlin.de> Cc: <stable@kernel.org> Cc: Ben Collins <bcollins@debian.org> Cc: Jody McIntyre <scjody@modernduck.com> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@osdl.org> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@osdl.org>
-rw-r--r--drivers/ieee1394/sbp2.c2
1 files changed, 1 insertions, 1 deletions
diff --git a/drivers/ieee1394/sbp2.c b/drivers/ieee1394/sbp2.c
index 8a23fb54c693..5413dc43b9f1 100644
--- a/drivers/ieee1394/sbp2.c
+++ b/drivers/ieee1394/sbp2.c
@@ -845,7 +845,7 @@ static struct scsi_id_instance_data *sbp2_alloc_device(struct unit_directory *ud
&sbp2_highlevel, ud->ne->host, &sbp2_ops,
sizeof(struct sbp2_status_block), sizeof(quadlet_t),
0x010000000000ULL, CSR1212_ALL_SPACE_END);
- if (!scsi_id->status_fifo_addr) {
+ if (scsi_id->status_fifo_addr == ~0ULL) {
SBP2_ERR("failed to allocate status FIFO address range");
goto failed_alloc;
}