Re: [PATCH] PM / devfreq: Add new name attribute for sysfs
From: Chanwoo Choi
Date: Wed Aug 29 2018 - 19:00:07 EST
On 2018ë 08ì 29ì 21:50, Bartlomiej Zolnierkiewicz wrote:
> Hi Chanwoo,
> On Wednesday, August 29, 2018 04:34:06 PM Chanwoo Choi wrote:
>> commit 4585fbcb5331 ("PM / devfreq: Modify the device name as devfreq(X) for
>> sysfs") changed the node name to devfreq(x). After this commit, it is not
>> possible to get the device name through /sys/class/devfreq/devfreq(X)/*.
>> Add new name attribute in order to get device name.
> Could you please describe the issue encountered in more detail
> (what the old device name is needed for)?
You can check it on mail thread.
>> Cc: stable@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
>> Fixes: 4585fbcb5331 ("PM / devfreq: Modify the device name as devfreq(X) for sysfs")
>> Signed-off-by: Chanwoo Choi <cw00.choi@xxxxxxxxxxx>
>> drivers/devfreq/devfreq.c | 11 +++++++++++
>> include/linux/devfreq.h | 3 +++
>> 2 files changed, 14 insertions(+)
>> diff --git a/drivers/devfreq/devfreq.c b/drivers/devfreq/devfreq.c
>> index 4c49bb1330b5..2145563d5ee5 100644
>> --- a/drivers/devfreq/devfreq.c
>> +++ b/drivers/devfreq/devfreq.c
>> @@ -620,6 +620,9 @@ struct devfreq *devfreq_add_device(struct device *dev,
>> devfreq->max_freq = devfreq->scaling_max_freq;
>> + devfreq->name = dev_name(devfreq->dev.parent);
> It seems that 'dev' can be used instead of 'devfreq->dev.parent'.
devfreq->dev.parent is same with dev. it doesn't matter.
>> + if (IS_ERR_OR_NULL(devfreq->name))
> Error values are not encoded into pointer returned by dev_name()
> (drivers/base/ code is only checking for pointer being NULL).
OK. I'll just check whether NULL or not.
>> + return -EINVAL;
> This leaks 'devfreq' object and doesn't encode return value into
> pointer returned by devfreq_add_device(), it should be replaced by:
Right. I'll fix it.
> err = -EINVAL;
> goto err_dev;
>> dev_set_name(&devfreq->dev, "devfreq%d",
>> err = device_register(&devfreq->dev);
> Best regards,
> Bartlomiej Zolnierkiewicz
> Samsung R&D Institute Poland
> Samsung Electronics