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PCI/VPD: Silence warning if optional VPD PROM is missing

Message ID b04a0e46-0b97-da3d-aa77-b05c9b37d21f@gmail.com
State New
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Series PCI/VPD: Silence warning if optional VPD PROM is missing | expand

Commit Message

Heiner Kallweit Dec. 17, 2020, 8:43 p.m. UTC
Realtek RTL8169/8168/8125 NIC families indicate VPD capability and an
optional VPD EEPROM can be connected via I2C/SPI. However I haven't
seen any card or system with such a VPD EEPROM yet. The missing EEPROM
causes the following warning whenever e.g. lscpi -vv is executed.

invalid short VPD tag 00 at offset 01

The warning confuses users, I think we should handle the situation more
gentle. Therefore, if first VPD byte is read as 0x00, assume a missing
optional VPD PROM as and silently set the VPD length to 0.

Signed-off-by: Heiner Kallweit <hkallweit1@gmail.com>
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 drivers/pci/vpd.c | 4 ++++
 1 file changed, 4 insertions(+)
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diff --git a/drivers/pci/vpd.c b/drivers/pci/vpd.c
index ef5165eb3..bd174705f 100644
--- a/drivers/pci/vpd.c
+++ b/drivers/pci/vpd.c
@@ -89,6 +89,10 @@  static size_t pci_vpd_size(struct pci_dev *dev, size_t old_size)
 	       pci_read_vpd(dev, off, 1, header) == 1) {
 		unsigned char tag;
 
+		/* assume missing optional VPD PROM */
+		if (!header[0] && !off)
+			return 0;
+
 		if (header[0] & PCI_VPD_LRDT) {
 			/* Large Resource Data Type Tag */
 			tag = pci_vpd_lrdt_tag(header);