[ 3.5.yuz extended stable ] Patch "bcma: fix unregistration of cores" has been added to staging queue

Herton Ronaldo Krzesinski herton.krzesinski at canonical.com
Thu Nov 22 04:45:50 UTC 2012

This is a note to let you know that I have just added a patch titled

    bcma: fix unregistration of cores

to the linux-3.5.y-queue branch of the 3.5.yuz extended stable tree 
which can be found at:


If you, or anyone else, feels it should not be added to this tree, please 
reply to this email.

For more information about the 3.5.yuz tree, see



>From 1fe4e32e31a71a572443f10b36aa342355e95d7f Mon Sep 17 00:00:00 2001
From: Piotr Haber <phaber at broadcom.com>
Date: Thu, 11 Oct 2012 14:05:15 +0200
Subject: [PATCH] bcma: fix unregistration of cores

commit 1fffa905adffbf0d3767fc978ef09afb830275eb upstream.

When cores are unregistered, entries
need to be removed from cores list in a safe manner.

Reported-by: Stanislaw Gruszka <sgruszka at redhat.com>
Reviewed-by: Arend Van Spriel <arend at broadcom.com>
Signed-off-by: Piotr Haber <phaber at broadcom.com>
Signed-off-by: John W. Linville <linville at tuxdriver.com>
Signed-off-by: Herton Ronaldo Krzesinski <herton.krzesinski at canonical.com>
 drivers/bcma/main.c |    5 +++--
 1 file changed, 3 insertions(+), 2 deletions(-)

diff --git a/drivers/bcma/main.c b/drivers/bcma/main.c
index 7e138ec..edb9233 100644
--- a/drivers/bcma/main.c
+++ b/drivers/bcma/main.c
@@ -131,9 +131,10 @@ static int bcma_register_cores(struct bcma_bus *bus)

 static void bcma_unregister_cores(struct bcma_bus *bus)
-	struct bcma_device *core;
+	struct bcma_device *core, *tmp;

-	list_for_each_entry(core, &bus->cores, list) {
+	list_for_each_entry_safe(core, tmp, &bus->cores, list) {
+		list_del(&core->list);
 		if (core->dev_registered)

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