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SubjectRe: [PATCH] tpm: fixes uninitialized allocated banks for IBM vtpm driver
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On 07/05/2019 01:50 PM, Jarkko Sakkinen wrote:
> On Fri, 2019-07-05 at 11:32 -0400, Nayna wrote:
>> I am not sure of the purpose of tpm_stop_chip(), so I have left it as it
>> is. Jarkko, what do you think about the change ?
> Stefan right. Your does not work, or will randomly work or not work
> depending on the chip.
>
> You need to turn the TPM on with tpm_chip_start() and turn it off with
> tpm_chip_stop() once you are done. This is done in tpm_chip_register()
> before calling tpm_auto_startup().
>
> TPM power management was once in tpm_transmit() but not anymore after my
> patch set that removed nested tpm_transmit() calls.
>
> While you're on it please take into account my earlier feedback.
>
> Also, short summary could be "tpm: tpm_ibm_vtpm: Fix unallocated banks"
>
> Some oddballs in your patch that I have to ask.
>
> if (chip->flags & TPM_CHIP_FLAG_TPM2) {
> rc = tpm2_get_pcr_allocation(chip);
> if (rc)
> goto out;
> }
>
> chip->allocated_banks = kcalloc(1, sizeof(*chip->allocated_banks),
> GFP_KERNEL);
> if (!chip->allocated_banks) {
> rc = -ENOMEM;
> goto out;
> }
>
> Why you don't return on site and instead jump somewhere? Also the
> 2nd line for kcalloc() is misaligned.
>
> out:
> if (rc < 0)
> rc = -ENODEV;
>
> This will cause a new regression i.e. you let TPM error codes
> through.
>
> To summarize this patch fixes one regression and introduces two
> completely new ones...

Thanks Jarkko. I just now posted the v2 version that includes your and
Stefan's feedbacks.

Thanks & Regards,
       - Nayna

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