[alsa-devel] [PATCH] sound/soc/mxs/mxs-saif.c: use devm_ functions

Dong Aisheng-B29396 B29396 at freescale.com
Thu Feb 9 19:35:17 CET 2012

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Julia Lawall [mailto:Julia.Lawall at lip6.fr]
> Sent: Wednesday, February 08, 2012 9:14 AM
> To: Liam Girdwood
> Cc: kernel-janitors at vger.kernel.org; Mark Brown; Jaroslav Kysela; Takashi Iwai;
> alsa-devel at alsa-project.org; linux-kernel at vger.kernel.org; Dong Aisheng-B29396
> Subject: [PATCH] sound/soc/mxs/mxs-saif.c: use devm_ functions
> Importance: High
> From: Julia Lawall <Julia.Lawall at lip6.fr>
> The various devm_ functions allocate memory that is released when a driver
> detaches.  This patch uses these functions for data that is allocated in the
> probe function of a platform device and is only freed in the remove function.
> Signed-off-by: Julia Lawall <Julia.Lawall at lip6.fr>
> ---
> patch against git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/broonie/sound.git
I still failed to apply against for-3.4 branch.
Can you switch to for-3.4 branch and then re-generate the patch based on it?

Dong Aisheng

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