[PATCH 09/30] USB: ehci-omap: Use devm_request_and_ioremap()
stern at rowland.harvard.edu
Tue Jan 29 10:34:53 EST 2013
On Mon, 28 Jan 2013, Russell King - ARM Linux wrote:
> On Mon, Jan 28, 2013 at 10:17:33AM -0500, Alan Stern wrote:
> > On Mon, 28 Jan 2013, Roger Quadros wrote:
> > > Make use of devm_request_and_ioremap() and correct comment.
> > Didn't a big patch come through recently converting all usages of
> > devm_request_and_ioremap() to another function (I forget the name) that
> > does its own error reporting and returns an ERR_PTR value?
> > (Checks the mailing list archive...) Ah, here it is:
> > http://marc.info/?l=linux-usb&m=135876311801537&w=2
> > And the new function is devm_ioremap_resource(). We should avoid
> > adding new usages of an old interface.
> Maybe... if devm_ioremap_resource() was already in the kernel. The
> problem at the moment is it isn't, and it'll probably be rather
> horrid for everyone to deal with especially when it comes to testing.
Not in the kernel yet? I didn't realize that. Looks like Thierry
Reding will have some clean-up work to do when it does get in.
Acked-by: Alan Stern <stern at rowland.harvard.edu>
More information about the linux-arm-kernel