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SubjectRe: [PATCH 8/9] Driver core: fix error by cleanup up symlinks properly
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Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@suse.de> writes:

> From: James Simmons <jsimmons@infradead.org>
>
> When a device fails to register the class symlinks where not cleaned up.
> This left a symlink in the /sys/class/"device"/ directory that pointed
> to no where. This caused the sysfs_follow_link Oops I reported earlier.
> This patch cleanups up the symlink. Please apply. Thank you.
>
> Signed-Off: James Simmons <jsimmons@infradead.org>
> Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@suse.de>
> ---
> drivers/base/core.c | 31 ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++-
> 1 files changed, 30 insertions(+), 1 deletions(-)
>
> diff --git a/drivers/base/core.c b/drivers/base/core.c
> index d04fd33..cf2a398 100644
> --- a/drivers/base/core.c
> +++ b/drivers/base/core.c
> @@ -637,12 +637,41 @@ int device_add(struct device *dev)
> BUS_NOTIFY_DEL_DEVICE, dev);
> device_remove_groups(dev);
> GroupError:
> - device_remove_attrs(dev);
> + device_remove_attrs(dev);
> AttrsError:
> if (dev->devt_attr) {
> device_remove_file(dev, dev->devt_attr);
> kfree(dev->devt_attr);
> }
> +
> + if (dev->class) {
> + sysfs_remove_link(&dev->kobj, "subsystem");
> + /* If this is not a "fake" compatible device, remove the
> + * symlink from the class to the device. */
> + if (dev->kobj.parent != &dev->class->subsys.kset.kobj)
> + sysfs_remove_link(&dev->class->subsys.kset.kobj,
> + dev->bus_id);
> +#ifdef CONFIG_SYSFS_DEPRECATED
> + if (parent) {
> + char *class_name = make_class_name(dev->class->name,
> + &dev->kobj);
> + if (class_name)
> + sysfs_remove_link(&dev->parent->kobj,
> + class_name);
> + kfree(class_name);
> + sysfs_remove_link(&dev->kobj, "device");
> + }
> +#endif
> +
<<<<< block begin
> + down(&dev->class->sem);
> + /* notify any interfaces that the device is now gone */
> + list_for_each_entry(class_intf, &dev->class->interfaces, node)
> + if (class_intf->remove_dev)
> + class_intf->remove_dev(dev, class_intf);
> + /* remove the device from the class list */
> + list_del_init(&dev->node);
> + up(&dev->class->sem);
<<<<<< block end
May be i've missed something, but i'm confuesd a litle bit.
For example if error happens while device_pm_add() we jump to label "PMError"
and code from block above will be executed (device will be remove from list),
but this device wasn't added to this list yet!
> + }
> ueventattrError:
> device_remove_file(dev, &dev->uevent_attr);
> attrError:
> --
> 1.5.0.1
>
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