Re: [GIT PULL] Staging/IIO driver fixes for 4.12-rc1

Date: Sat May 06 2017 - 10:21:37 EST

On 5/6/17 11:41 PM, Greg KH wrote:
On Sat, May 06, 2017 at 06:00:24PM +1000, Ian W MORRISON wrote:
The kernel when booted with Ubuntu 17.04 results in an unusable system
however with the following patch booting is successful and the system
is usable. The patch and kernel builds have been tested against on an
Intel Compute Stick (STCK1A32WFC model).
It's in my queue to get to after 4.12-rc1 is out, it's not lost.

The patch is whitespace dammaged and can not be applied :(


greg k-h

Here it is from a different email client. Hopefully preserving the whitespaces.

From: Ian W Morrison <linuxium@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Fri, 28 Apr 2017 02:20:38 +1000
Subject: [PATCH] staging: rtl8723bs: remove a call to kfree in

Signed-off-by: Ian W Morrison <linuxium@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
drivers/staging/rtl8723bs/os_dep/ioctl_cfg80211.c | 1 -
1 file changed, 1 deletion(-)

diff --git a/drivers/staging/rtl8723bs/os_dep/ioctl_cfg80211.c b/drivers/staging/rtl8723bs/os_dep/ioctl_cfg80211.c
index f17f4fb..2ee9df5 100644
--- a/drivers/staging/rtl8723bs/os_dep/ioctl_cfg80211.c
+++ b/drivers/staging/rtl8723bs/os_dep/ioctl_cfg80211.c
@@ -3527,7 +3527,6 @@ int rtw_wdev_alloc(struct adapter *padapter, struct device *dev)
pwdev_priv->power_mgmt = true;
pwdev_priv->power_mgmt = false;
- kfree((u8 *)wdev);

return ret;