[3.5.y.z,extended,stable] Patch "RDMA/nes: Fix for crash when registering zero length MR for" has been added to staging queue

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Herton Ronaldo Krzesinski Jan. 14, 2013, 8:57 p.m.
This is a note to let you know that I have just added a patch titled

    RDMA/nes: Fix for crash when registering zero length MR for

to the linux-3.5.y-queue branch of the 3.5.y.z 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.

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From 89f0bdbc2d0fa3c96183555bb520205987ad9aac Mon Sep 17 00:00:00 2001
From: Tatyana Nikolova <Tatyana.E.Nikolova@intel.com>
Date: Thu, 6 Dec 2012 20:05:02 +0000
Subject: [PATCH] RDMA/nes: Fix for crash when registering zero length MR for

commit 7d9c199a55200c9b9fcad08e150470d02fb385be upstream.

Signed-off-by: Tatyana Nikolova <Tatyana.E.Nikolova@intel.com>
Signed-off-by: Roland Dreier <roland@purestorage.com>
Signed-off-by: Herton Ronaldo Krzesinski <herton.krzesinski@canonical.com>
 drivers/infiniband/hw/nes/nes_verbs.c |    5 +++++
 1 file changed, 5 insertions(+)



diff --git a/drivers/infiniband/hw/nes/nes_verbs.c b/drivers/infiniband/hw/nes/nes_verbs.c
index 2359568..da84ea3 100644
--- a/drivers/infiniband/hw/nes/nes_verbs.c
+++ b/drivers/infiniband/hw/nes/nes_verbs.c
@@ -2561,6 +2561,11 @@  static struct ib_mr *nes_reg_user_mr(struct ib_pd *pd, u64 start, u64 length,
 			return ibmr;
+			if (!region->length) {
+				nes_debug(NES_DBG_MR, "Unable to register zero length region for CQ\n");
+				ib_umem_release(region);
+				return ERR_PTR(-EINVAL);
+			}
 			nespbl = kzalloc(sizeof(*nespbl), GFP_KERNEL);
 			if (!nespbl) {
 				nes_debug(NES_DBG_MR, "Unable to allocate PBL\n");