Re: [PATCH] resources: when allocate_resource() fails, leave resourceuntouched

From: Linus Torvalds
Date: Wed Nov 04 2009 - 13:30:39 EST

On Wed, 4 Nov 2009, Jesse Barnes wrote:
> Seems like a reasonable change to me. Linus is usually the gatekeeper
> for resource.c.

I'm certainly ok with this one. I wouldn't be surprised if it even allows
for better code generation, apart from leaving resources untouched when
allocation fails. So:

Acked-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>

It was apparently sent to Andrew, but I can certainly take it. Or you can
take it into the PCI tree. Or we can leave it in -mm. Anything goes. Just
tell me.

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