Re: [PATCH v5 05/15] i2c: acpi: Return error pointers from i2c_acpi_new_device()

From: Wolfram Sang
Date: Fri Nov 30 2018 - 04:53:10 EST

On Wed, Nov 28, 2018 at 01:45:25PM +0200, Andy Shevchenko wrote:
> The caller would like to know the reason why the i2c_acpi_new_device() fails.
> For example, if adapter is not available, it might be in the future and we
> would like to re-probe the clients again. But at the same time we would like to
> bail out if the error seems unrecoverable, such as invalid argument supplied.
> To achieve this, return error pointer in some cases.
> Signed-off-by: Andy Shevchenko <andriy.shevchenko@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>

Acked-by: Wolfram Sang <wsa@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>

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