Commit 9afdd612 authored by Johannes Thumshirn's avatar Johannes Thumshirn Committed by Kalle Valo

cw1200: Don't leak memory if krealloc failes

The call to krealloc() in wsm_buf_reserve() directly assigns the newly
returned memory to buf->begin. This is all fine except when krealloc()
failes we loose the ability to free the old memory pointed to by
buf->begin. If we just create a temporary variable to assign memory to
and assign the memory to it we can mitigate the memory leak.
Signed-off-by: default avatarJohannes Thumshirn <>
Cc: Johannes Berg <>
Signed-off-by: default avatarKalle Valo <>
parent 424342ff
......@@ -1807,16 +1807,18 @@ static int wsm_buf_reserve(struct wsm_buf *buf, size_t extra_size)
size_t pos = buf->data - buf->begin;
size_t size = pos + extra_size;
u8 *tmp;
size = round_up(size, FWLOAD_BLOCK_SIZE);
buf->begin = krealloc(buf->begin, size, GFP_KERNEL | GFP_DMA);
if (buf->begin) {
buf->data = &buf->begin[pos];
buf->end = &buf->begin[size];
return 0;
} else {
buf->end = buf->data = buf->begin;
tmp = krealloc(buf->begin, size, GFP_KERNEL | GFP_DMA);
if (!tmp) {
return -ENOMEM;
buf->begin = tmp;
buf->data = &buf->begin[pos];
buf->end = &buf->begin[size];
return 0;
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