Patchwork [2/7] i2c: Add pointer dereference protection to i2c_match_id()

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Submitter Lee Jones
Date June 4, 2014, 12:09 p.m.
Message ID <1401883796-17841-3-git-send-email-lee.jones@linaro.org>
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Permalink /patch/355883/
State Superseded
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Lee Jones - June 4, 2014, 12:09 p.m.
Here we're providing dereference protection for i2c_match_id(), which
saves us having to do it each time it's called.  We're also stripping
out the (now) needless check in i2c_device_match().  This patch paves
the way for other, similar code trimming.

Signed-off-by: Lee Jones <lee.jones@linaro.org>
---
 drivers/i2c/i2c-core.c | 12 +++++++-----
 1 file changed, 7 insertions(+), 5 deletions(-)

Patch

diff --git a/drivers/i2c/i2c-core.c b/drivers/i2c/i2c-core.c
index 7c7f4b8..d3802dc 100644
--- a/drivers/i2c/i2c-core.c
+++ b/drivers/i2c/i2c-core.c
@@ -82,6 +82,9 @@  void i2c_transfer_trace_unreg(void)
 static const struct i2c_device_id *i2c_match_id(const struct i2c_device_id *id,
 						const struct i2c_client *client)
 {
+	if (!(id && client))
+		return NULL;
+
 	while (id->name[0]) {
 		if (strcmp(client->name, id->name) == 0)
 			return id;
@@ -95,8 +98,6 @@  static int i2c_device_match(struct device *dev, struct device_driver *drv)
 	struct i2c_client	*client = i2c_verify_client(dev);
 	struct i2c_driver	*driver;
 
-	if (!client)
-		return 0;
 
 	/* Attempt an OF style match */
 	if (of_driver_match_device(dev, drv))
@@ -107,9 +108,10 @@  static int i2c_device_match(struct device *dev, struct device_driver *drv)
 		return 1;
 
 	driver = to_i2c_driver(drv);
-	/* match on an id table if there is one */
-	if (driver->id_table)
-		return i2c_match_id(driver->id_table, client) != NULL;
+
+	/* Finally an I2C match */
+	if (i2c_match_id(driver->id_table, client))
+		return 1;
 
 	return 0;
 }