[ 033/108] [media] dvb-core: Release semaphore on error pathdvb_register_device()

From: Ben Hutchings
Date: Sun Jul 22 2012 - 21:43:39 EST

3.2-stable review patch. If anyone has any objections, please let me know.


From: Santosh Nayak <santoshprasadnayak@xxxxxxxxx>

commit 82163edcdfa4eb3d74516cc8e9f38dd3d039b67d upstream.

There is a missing "up_write()" here. Semaphore should be released
before returning error value.

Signed-off-by: Santosh Nayak <santoshprasadnayak@xxxxxxxxx>
Signed-off-by: Mauro Carvalho Chehab <mchehab@xxxxxxxxxx>
Signed-off-by: Ben Hutchings <ben@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
drivers/media/dvb/dvb-core/dvbdev.c | 1 +
1 file changed, 1 insertion(+)

diff --git a/drivers/media/dvb/dvb-core/dvbdev.c b/drivers/media/dvb/dvb-core/dvbdev.c
index 00a6732..39eab73 100644
--- a/drivers/media/dvb/dvb-core/dvbdev.c
+++ b/drivers/media/dvb/dvb-core/dvbdev.c
@@ -243,6 +243,7 @@ int dvb_register_device(struct dvb_adapter *adap, struct dvb_device **pdvbdev,
if (minor == MAX_DVB_MINORS) {
+ up_write(&minor_rwsem);
return -EINVAL;

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