[PATCH AUTOSEL 4.14 13/16] sched/cpufreq: Fix kobject memleak

From: Sasha Levin
Date: Thu May 16 2019 - 07:43:26 EST

From: "Tobin C. Harding" <tobin@xxxxxxxxxx>

[ Upstream commit 9a4f26cc98d81b67ecc23b890c28e2df324e29f3 ]

Currently the error return path from kobject_init_and_add() is not
followed by a call to kobject_put() - which means we are leaking
the kobject.

Fix it by adding a call to kobject_put() in the error path of

Signed-off-by: Tobin C. Harding <tobin@xxxxxxxxxx>
Cc: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Cc: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Cc: Peter Zijlstra <peterz@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Cc: Rafael J. Wysocki <rafael.j.wysocki@xxxxxxxxx>
Cc: Thomas Gleixner <tglx@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Cc: Tobin C. Harding <tobin@xxxxxxxxxx>
Cc: Vincent Guittot <vincent.guittot@xxxxxxxxxx>
Cc: Viresh Kumar <viresh.kumar@xxxxxxxxxx>
Link: http://lkml.kernel.org/r/20190430001144.24890-1-tobin@xxxxxxxxxx
Signed-off-by: Ingo Molnar <mingo@xxxxxxxxxx>
Signed-off-by: Sasha Levin <sashal@xxxxxxxxxx>
kernel/sched/cpufreq_schedutil.c | 1 +
1 file changed, 1 insertion(+)

diff --git a/kernel/sched/cpufreq_schedutil.c b/kernel/sched/cpufreq_schedutil.c
index b314c9eaa71d3..f8c45d30ec6d0 100644
--- a/kernel/sched/cpufreq_schedutil.c
+++ b/kernel/sched/cpufreq_schedutil.c
@@ -600,6 +600,7 @@ static int sugov_init(struct cpufreq_policy *policy)
return 0;

+ kobject_put(&tunables->attr_set.kobj);
policy->governor_data = NULL;