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SubjectRe: [PATCH 00/12] gpio: use resource management for irq descriptors
On Sat, Mar 4, 2017 at 5:23 PM, Bartosz Golaszewski
<> wrote:

> The following series uses the recently introduced set of
> devm_irq_alloc_desc*() helpers in the GPIO drivers.
> While we're at it: if the modified drivers called request_irq(), it
> was changed to devm_request_irq() too.
> Some drivers correctly clean up resources (e.g. gpio-mockup,
> gpio-pch) - for them this change leads to an actual code shrink.
> Other drivers are meant to be built-in and the devices they control
> are never removed (e.g. gpio-pxa, gpio-davinci), so they deliberately
> omit the cleanup. Still: in case something changes it's better to free
> the resources - especially since these drivers already use other
> devm_* routines like devm_kzalloc() etc.
> The last group of drivers are the ones which can be compiled as
> modules, but leak resources unintentionally (e.g. gpio-twl4030,
> gpio-omap). This change fixes the interrupt descriptor leaks, but some
> drivers will require additional work since they still don't release
> other resources.
> The following drivers were tested: gpio-mockup, gpio-omap
> and gpio-davinci. The rest was compile-tested only.
> Bartosz Golaszewski (12):
> gpio: mockup: use devm_irq_alloc_descs()
> gpio: twl4030: use devm_irq_alloc_descs()
> gpio: omap: use devm_irq_alloc_descs()
> gpio: pch: use resource management for irqs
> gpio: ml-ioh: use resource management for irqs
> gpio: xlp: use resource management for irqs
> gpio: pxa: use devm_irq_alloc_descs()
> gpio: davinci: use devm_irq_alloc_descs()
> gpio: sodaville: use resource management for irqs
> gpio: mxc: use devm_irq_alloc_descs()
> gpio: mxs: use devm_irq_alloc_descs()
> gpio: sta2x11: use resource management for irqs

Excellent series, applied all and pushing to the build servers for

Interested in the job to go over to drivers/pinctrl and check if we
have some dangling descs there if this works out?

Linus Walleij

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