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authorLinus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>2012-01-28 18:20:48 -0800
committerLinus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>2012-01-28 18:20:48 -0800
commit0a9626575400879d1d5e6bc8768188b938d7c501 (patch)
tree131242645033de27d549d9cb5d97f0043914b6d2 /fs
parente3b8369ca8f2fd756031dd972224bc70c2364ec2 (diff)
parentce597919361dcec97341151690e780eade2a9cf4 (diff)
Merge tag 'driver-core-3.3-rc1-bugfixes' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/gregkh/driver-core
Here are some patches for the 3.3-rc1 tree. It contains the removal of the sysdev code, now that all users of it are gone, as well as some sysfs bugfixes that have been reported by users. There are also some documentation updates here as well. * tag 'driver-core-3.3-rc1-bugfixes' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/gregkh/driver-core: sysfs: Complain bitterly about attempts to remove files from nonexistent directories. stable: update documentation to ask for kernel version base/core.c:fix typo in comment in function device_add Documentation: devres: add allocation functions to list of supported calls Documentation update for the driver model core kernel-doc: fix new warnings in driver-core kernel-doc: fix new warnings in debugfs kernel-doc: fix new warnings in device.h driver core: remove drivers/base/sys.c and include/linux/sysdev.h
Diffstat (limited to 'fs')
2 files changed, 10 insertions, 1 deletions
diff --git a/fs/sysfs/file.c b/fs/sysfs/file.c
index 62f4fb37789e..00012e31829d 100644
--- a/fs/sysfs/file.c
+++ b/fs/sysfs/file.c
@@ -493,6 +493,12 @@ int sysfs_attr_ns(struct kobject *kobj, const struct attribute *attr,
const void *ns = NULL;
int err;
+ if (!dir_sd) {
+ WARN(1, KERN_ERR "sysfs: kobject %s without dirent\n",
+ kobject_name(kobj));
+ return -ENOENT;
+ }
err = 0;
if (!sysfs_ns_type(dir_sd))
goto out;
diff --git a/fs/sysfs/inode.c b/fs/sysfs/inode.c
index 4a802b4a9056..85eb81683a29 100644
--- a/fs/sysfs/inode.c
+++ b/fs/sysfs/inode.c
@@ -318,8 +318,11 @@ int sysfs_hash_and_remove(struct sysfs_dirent *dir_sd, const void *ns, const cha
struct sysfs_addrm_cxt acxt;
struct sysfs_dirent *sd;
- if (!dir_sd)
+ if (!dir_sd) {
+ WARN(1, KERN_WARNING "sysfs: can not remove '%s', no directory\n",
+ name);
return -ENOENT;
+ }
sysfs_addrm_start(&acxt, dir_sd);

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