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SubjectRE: [PATCH 1/1] net: ethernet: broadcom: fix improper return value
> From: Pan Bian <>
> Marco BNX2X_ALLOC_AND_SET(arr, lbl, func) calls kmalloc() to allocate
> memory, and jumps to label "lbl" if the allocation fails. Label "lbl"
> first cleans memory and then returns variable rc. Before calling the macro, the
> value of variable rc is 0. Because 0 means no error, the callers of
> bnx2x_init_firmware() may be misled. This patch fixes the bug, assigning "-
> ENOMEM" to rc before calling macro NX2X_ALLOC_AND_SET().
> Bugzilla:
> Signed-off-by: Pan Bian <>

The title is wrong from net-next; It should have been "bnx2x: Fix improper return value".

Acked-by: Michal Kalderon <>

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