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Subject[PATCH] staging: iio: tsl2x7x_core: Fix standard deviation calculation
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Standard deviation is calculated as the square root of the variance
where variance is the mean of sample_sum and length. Correct the
computation of statP->stddev in accordance to the proper calculation.

Fixes: 3c97c08b5735 ("staging: iio: add TAOS tsl2x7x driver")
Reported-by: Abhiram Balasubramanian <abhiram@cs.utah.edu>
Signed-off-by: Eva Rachel Retuya <eraretuya@gmail.com>
---
drivers/staging/iio/light/tsl2x7x_core.c | 2 +-
1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 1 deletion(-)

diff --git a/drivers/staging/iio/light/tsl2x7x_core.c b/drivers/staging/iio/light/tsl2x7x_core.c
index ea15bc1..197201a 100644
--- a/drivers/staging/iio/light/tsl2x7x_core.c
+++ b/drivers/staging/iio/light/tsl2x7x_core.c
@@ -854,7 +854,7 @@ void tsl2x7x_prox_calculate(int *data, int length,
tmp = data[i] - statP->mean;
sample_sum += tmp * tmp;
}
- statP->stddev = int_sqrt((long)sample_sum) / length;
+ statP->stddev = int_sqrt((long)sample_sum / length);
}

/**
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2.7.4
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