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SubjectRe: [PATCH] staging: rts5208: add check on NULL before dereference
On Sat, Jun 9, 2018 at 7:58 PM,  <> wrote:
> On 2018-06-09 12:38, Anton Vasilyev wrote:
>> If rtsx_probe fails to allocate dev->chip, then NULL pointer
>> dereference occurs at rtsx_release_resources().
>> Patch adds checks chip on NULL before its dereference at
>> rtsx_release_resources and passing with dereference inside
>> rtsx_release_chip.
>> Found by Linux Driver Verification project (

> I think you should bail out if dev->chip is null rather than adding
> conditiinals.

I'm wondering if it's false positive. At which circumstances that may happen?

With Best Regards,
Andy Shevchenko

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