Re: [patch 2.6.12-rc3] dell_rbu: Resubmitting patch for new Dell BIOS update driver

From: Greg KH
Date: Thu Jun 16 2005 - 13:53:17 EST

On Wed, Jun 15, 2005 at 12:59:46PM -0500, Abhay Salunke wrote:
> +static struct device rbu_device_mono;
> +static struct device rbu_device_packet;
> +static struct device rbu_device_cancel;

You should never create a struct device on the stack. Lots of bad
things can happen (including not having a release function for them.)

Why not just point to the cpu device, or some other platform or system


greg k-h
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