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SubjectRe: [PATCH V2 11/63] clocksource/drivers/digitcolor: Convert init function to return error
Hi Daniel,

On Thu, Jun 16, 2016 at 11:26:30PM +0200, Daniel Lezcano wrote:
> The init functions do not return any error. They behave as the following:
> - panic, thus leading to a kernel crash while another timer may work and
> make the system boot up correctly
> or
> - print an error and let the caller unaware if the state of the system
> Change that by converting the init functions to return an error conforming
> to the CLOCKSOURCE_OF_RET prototype.
> Proper error handling (rollback, errno value) will be changed later case
> by case, thus this change just return back an error or success in the init
> function.
> Signed-off-by: Daniel Lezcano <>

It would be nice to have at least LAKL on Cc of the cover letter as well, so
we can get the big picture. I found it at

But anyway, for this and the final patch:

Acked-by: Baruch Siach <>


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