Re: [Patch 3/7] driver core fixes: device_register() retval check in platform.c
From: Russell King
Date: Mon Nov 27 2006 - 06:25:26 EST
On Mon, Nov 27, 2006 at 10:35:08AM +0100, Cornelia Huck wrote:
> From: Cornelia Huck <cornelia.huck@xxxxxxxxxx>
> Check the return value of device_register() in platform_bus_init().
I still say this is absolutely crazy. If a bus does not get registered,
what happens to all the devices and drivers which are registered against
I suspect that if this bus_register doesn't work, you'll see an oops
sooner or later. So it might as well be a BUG_ON here.
Linux kernel 2.6 ARM Linux - http://www.arm.linux.org.uk/
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