[PATCH] mtd: nand: s3c2410: fix bug in s3c2410_nand_correct_data()
boris.brezillon at free-electrons.com
Thu Apr 7 17:18:17 PDT 2016
On Fri, 8 Apr 2016 00:48:17 +0800
zengzhaoxiu at 163.com wrote:
> From: Zeng Zhaoxiu <zhaoxiu.zeng at gmail.com>
> If there is only one bit difference in the ECC, the function should return 1.
> The result of "diff0 & ~(1<<fls(diff0))" is equal to diff0, so the function
> actually returns -1.
> Here, we can use the simple expression "(diff0 & (diff0 - 1)) == 0" to determine
> whether the diff0 has only one 1-bit.
Missing Signed-off-by here.
> drivers/mtd/nand/s3c2410.c | 2 +-
> 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 1 deletion(-)
> diff --git a/drivers/mtd/nand/s3c2410.c b/drivers/mtd/nand/s3c2410.c
> index 9c9397b..c9698cf 100644
> --- a/drivers/mtd/nand/s3c2410.c
> +++ b/drivers/mtd/nand/s3c2410.c
> @@ -542,7 +542,7 @@ static int s3c2410_nand_correct_data(struct mtd_info *mtd, u_char *dat,
> diff0 |= (diff1 << 8);
> diff0 |= (diff2 << 16);
> - if ((diff0 & ~(1<<fls(diff0))) == 0)
> + if ((diff0 & (diff0 - 1)) == 0)
if (hweight_long((unsigned long)diff0) == 1)
which is doing exactly what the comment says.
BTW, I don't understand why the current code is wrong? To me, it seems
it's correctly detecting the case where only a single bit is different.
What are you trying to fix exactly?
Boris Brezillon, Free Electrons
Embedded Linux and Kernel engineering
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