[PATCH 21/40] soc/qcom: pmic_glink: Convert to platform remove callback returning void

[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]


The .remove() callback for a platform driver returns an int which makes
many driver authors wrongly assume it's possible to do error handling by
returning an error code. However the value returned is ignored (apart
from emitting a warning) and this typically results in resource leaks.
To improve here there is a quest to make the remove callback return
void. In the first step of this quest all drivers are converted to
.remove_new() which already returns void. Eventually after all drivers
are converted, .remove_new() will be renamed to .remove().

Trivially convert this driver from always returning zero in the remove
callback to the void returning variant.

Signed-off-by: Uwe Kleine-König <u.kleine-koenig@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
 drivers/soc/qcom/pmic_glink.c | 6 ++----
 1 file changed, 2 insertions(+), 4 deletions(-)

diff --git a/drivers/soc/qcom/pmic_glink.c b/drivers/soc/qcom/pmic_glink.c
index 61c89ddfc75b..914057331afd 100644
--- a/drivers/soc/qcom/pmic_glink.c
+++ b/drivers/soc/qcom/pmic_glink.c
@@ -318,7 +318,7 @@ static int pmic_glink_probe(struct platform_device *pdev)
 	return ret;
-static int pmic_glink_remove(struct platform_device *pdev)
+static void pmic_glink_remove(struct platform_device *pdev)
 	struct pmic_glink *pg = dev_get_drvdata(&pdev->dev);
@@ -334,8 +334,6 @@ static int pmic_glink_remove(struct platform_device *pdev)
 	__pmic_glink = NULL;
-	return 0;
 static const unsigned long pmic_glink_sm8450_client_mask = BIT(PMIC_GLINK_CLIENT_BATT) |
@@ -352,7 +350,7 @@ MODULE_DEVICE_TABLE(of, pmic_glink_of_match);
 static struct platform_driver pmic_glink_driver = {
 	.probe = pmic_glink_probe,
-	.remove = pmic_glink_remove,
+	.remove_new = pmic_glink_remove,
 	.driver = {
 		.name = "qcom_pmic_glink",
 		.of_match_table = pmic_glink_of_match,

[Index of Archives]     [Linux ARM Kernel]     [Linux ARM]     [Linux Omap]     [Fedora ARM]     [Linux for Sparc]     [IETF Annouce]     [Security]     [Bugtraq]     [Linux MIPS]     [ECOS]     [Asterisk Internet PBX]     [Linux API]

  Powered by Linux