Re: [PATCH 1/2] scripts/coccinelle: semantic patches related todevm_ functions

From: Mark Brown
Date: Tue Dec 27 2011 - 12:10:38 EST

On Tue, Dec 27, 2011 at 05:41:31PM +0100, Julia Lawall wrote:
> From: Julia Lawall <Julia.Lawall@xxxxxxx>
> From: Julia Lawall <Julia.Lawall@xxxxxxx>

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> devm_ functions allocate memory that is to remain allocated until the
> device is detached. This patch checks for opportunities for using the
> function devm_request_and_ioremap.

Note that devm_request_and_ioremap() is scheduled for merge in 3.3 so
patches based on this should probably wait until after that has been
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