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Date:   Thu, 11 Jan 2018 15:10:11 -0500
From:   Theodore Ts'o <>
To:     Riccardo Schirone <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH 1/3] fs/ext4: release kobject/kset even when
 init/register fail

On Tue, Nov 28, 2017 at 12:17:59AM +0100, Riccardo Schirone wrote:
> Even when kobject_init_and_add/kset_register fail, the kobject has been
> already initialized and the refcount set to 1. Thus it is necessary to
> release the kobject/kset, to avoid the memory associated with it hanging
> around forever.
> Signed-off-by: Riccardo Schirone <>

Thanks, applied.

						- Ted

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