[3.5.y.z,extended,stable] Patch "ALSA: compress: fix the return value for" has been added to staging queue

Submitted by Luis Henriques on Aug. 6, 2013, 9:36 a.m.


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Luis Henriques Aug. 6, 2013, 9:36 a.m.
This is a note to let you know that I have just added a patch titled

    ALSA: compress: fix the return value 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 
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From f7fe5132ae2d352ea3415e00176f67f88d473859 Mon Sep 17 00:00:00 2001
From: Vinod Koul <vinod.koul@intel.com>
Date: Mon, 29 Jul 2013 15:10:22 +0530
Subject: [PATCH] ALSA: compress: fix the return value for

commit a8d30608eaed6cc759b8e2e8a8bbbb42591f797f upstream.

the return value of SNDRV_COMPRESS_VERSION always return default -ENOTTY as the
return value was never updated for this call
assign return value from put_user()

Reported-by: Haynes <hgeorge@codeaurora.org>
Signed-off-by: Vinod Koul <vinod.koul@intel.com>
Signed-off-by: Takashi Iwai <tiwai@suse.de>
Signed-off-by: Luis Henriques <luis.henriques@canonical.com>
 sound/core/compress_offload.c | 2 +-
 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 1 deletion(-)


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diff --git a/sound/core/compress_offload.c b/sound/core/compress_offload.c
index 54b422e..956c75d 100644
--- a/sound/core/compress_offload.c
+++ b/sound/core/compress_offload.c
@@ -584,7 +584,7 @@  static long snd_compr_ioctl(struct file *f, unsigned int cmd, unsigned long arg)
 	switch (_IOC_NR(cmd)) {
+		retval = put_user(SNDRV_COMPRESS_VERSION,
 				(int __user *)arg) ? -EFAULT : 0;