Commit 3e9b988e authored by Anisse Astier's avatar Anisse Astier Committed by Len Brown

wmi: Free the allocated acpi objects through wmi_get_event_data

These function allocate an acpi object by calling wmi_get_event_data, which
then calls acpi_evaluate_object, and it is not freed afterwards.

And kernel doc is fixed for parameters of wmi_get_event_data.
Signed-off-by: default avatarAnisse Astier <>
Acked-by: default avatarRandy Dunlap <>
Acked-by: default avatarCarlos Corbacho <>
Signed-off-by: default avatarLen Brown <>
parent dcbfb815
......@@ -238,6 +238,7 @@ static void dell_wmi_notify(u32 value, void *context)
......@@ -381,6 +381,8 @@ static void hp_wmi_notify(u32 value, void *context)
} else
printk(KERN_INFO "HP WMI: Unknown key pressed - %x\n",
static int __init hp_wmi_input_setup(void)
......@@ -540,8 +540,8 @@ EXPORT_SYMBOL_GPL(wmi_remove_notify_handler);
* wmi_get_event_data - Get WMI data associated with an event
* @event - Event to find
* &out - Buffer to hold event data
* @event: Event to find
* @out: Buffer to hold event data. out->pointer should be freed with kfree()
* Returns extra data associated with an event in WMI.
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