[PATCH 3/5] usb: xhci: Allow usb_add/remove_hcd() to be called repeatedly
From: Roger Quadros
Date: Thu Apr 02 2015 - 08:29:15 EST
Don't set xhci->shared_hcd to NULL in xhci_stop() as we have
still not de-allocated it. It was resulting in a NULL pointer
de-reference if usb_add/remove_hcd() is called repeatedly.
We want repeated add/remove to work for the OTG use case.
Signed-off-by: Roger Quadros <rogerq@xxxxxx>
drivers/usb/host/xhci.c | 6 ------
1 file changed, 6 deletions(-)
diff --git a/drivers/usb/host/xhci.c b/drivers/usb/host/xhci.c
index 01118f7..8a7e319 100644
@@ -660,12 +660,6 @@ static void xhci_only_stop_hcd(struct usb_hcd *hcd)
- /* The shared_hcd is going to be deallocated shortly (the USB core only
- * calls this function when allocation fails in usb_add_hcd(), or
- * usb_remove_hcd() is called). So we need to unset xHCI's pointer.
- xhci->shared_hcd = NULL;
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