The function alloc_dma_buffer() is called from ibmvmc_add_buffer(),
in which a spin lock be held here, so we should use GFP_ATOMIC when
a lock is held.

Fixes: 0eca353e7ae7 ("misc: IBM Virtual Management Channel Driver (VMC)")
Signed-off-by: Wei Yongjun <weiyongj...@huawei.com>
---
 drivers/misc/ibmvmc.c | 2 +-
 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 1 deletion(-)

diff --git a/drivers/misc/ibmvmc.c b/drivers/misc/ibmvmc.c
index fb83d13..8f82bb9 100644
--- a/drivers/misc/ibmvmc.c
+++ b/drivers/misc/ibmvmc.c
@@ -273,7 +273,7 @@ static void *alloc_dma_buffer(struct vio_dev *vdev, size_t 
size,
                              dma_addr_t *dma_handle)
 {
        /* allocate memory */
-       void *buffer = kzalloc(size, GFP_KERNEL);
+       void *buffer = kzalloc(size, GFP_ATOMIC);
 
        if (!buffer) {
                *dma_handle = 0;

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