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    SubjectRe: [PATCH] drivers/w1: free the w1_master at w1_free_dev and return a correct return value

    On Sun, Jun 17, 2012 at 09:47:59PM +0530, Devendra Naga ( wrote:
    > the w1_master pointer is allced at the w1_alloc_master and is not freed when called with
    > w1_remove_master.
    > when w1_alloc_dev fails the return should be -ENODEV as it does
    > device_register, and that is the last case where that function
    > will fail.
    > Signed-off-by: Devendra Naga <>

    Hmm, looks correct, but I wonder how whatever_free() function happend
    not to free its arguments.

    Looks like device_unregister() calls release callback, but we do not
    provide one.

    Greg, please pull it into your tree. Thank you.
    Acked-by: Evgeniy Polyakov <>

    Evgeniy Polyakov

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