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    SubjectRe: [PATCH 5/5] driver core: let dev_set_drvdata return int instead of void as it can fail
    On 04/06/2011 02:54 PM, Uwe Kleine-König wrote:
    > Signed-off-by: Uwe Kleine-König <>
    > ---
    > Hello,
    > I wasn't sure what to return when dev_set_drvdata is called with
    > dev=NULL. I choosed 0, but -EINVAL would be OK for me, too. What do you
    > think?


    I feel -EINVAL would be more appropriate here.
    Return value of 0 would mean drvdata is set properly, which is not the case.

    Otherwise, patch series looks fine to me. Please add my reviewed-by for all patches.

    Reviewed-by: Viresh Kumar <>

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