Re: [PATCH 2/2] drivers/pci/hotplug: Add missing pci_dev_get

From: Jesse Barnes
Date: Mon Dec 01 2008 - 15:31:00 EST

On Sunday, November 23, 2008 12:08 am Julia Lawall wrote:
> From: Julia Lawall <julia@xxxxxxx>
> pci_get_slot does a pci_dev_get, so pci_dev_put needs to be called in an
> error case.
> An alterative would be to move the test_and_set_bit before the call to
> pci_get_slot.
> The problem was fixed using the following semantic patch.
> (

Applied to my linux-next branch, thanks. Btw, I've seen quite a few of these
Coccinelle related patches fly by, but I haven't seen an introduction of the
tool posted to lkml. Did I miss it? Or maybe it just went to the janitors
list? If not, it seems like it might be a worthwhile thing to describe for

Jesse Barnes, Intel Open Source Technology Center

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