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SubjectRe: [PATCH] ibmpex: Release IPMI user if hwmon registration fails
Hi:

* Darrick J. Wong <djwong@us.ibm.com> [2007-10-09 15:08:24 -0700]:
> Roel Kluin <12o3l@tiscali.nl> found a minor defect in the init code if
> hwmon device registration fails.
>
> Signed-off-by: Darrick J. Wong <djwong@us.ibm.com>
> ---
>
> drivers/hwmon/ibmpex.c | 3 +--
> 1 files changed, 1 insertions(+), 2 deletions(-)
>
> diff --git a/drivers/hwmon/ibmpex.c b/drivers/hwmon/ibmpex.c
> index fe2c261..c462824 100644
> --- a/drivers/hwmon/ibmpex.c
> +++ b/drivers/hwmon/ibmpex.c
> @@ -498,8 +498,7 @@ static void ibmpex_register_bmc(int iface, struct device *dev)
> printk(KERN_ERR DRVNAME ": Error, unable to register hwmon "
> "class device for interface %d\n",
> data->interface);
> - kfree(data);
> - return;
> + goto out_user;
> }
>
> /* finally add the new bmc data to the bmc data list */

Applied to hwmon-2.6.git/testing, thanks.

--
Mark M. Hoffman
mhoffman@lightlink.com

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