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Date:	Thu, 3 Jan 2013 06:30:16 +0000
From:	"Kim, Milo" <>
To:	"" <>
CC:	Anton Vorontsov <>,
	David Woodhouse <>,
	"" <>
Subject: [PATCH 1/2] lp8788-charger: fix a parent device in _probe()

 The lp8788-charger is a platform driver of lp8788-mfd.
 The platform device is allocated when mfd_add_devices() is called
 in lp8788-mfd.
 On the other hand, 'lp->dev' is the i2c client device.

 Therefore, this 'platform_device' is a proper parent device in case of
 resource managed mem alloc and device kernel message.

Signed-off-by: Milo(Woogyom) Kim <>
 drivers/power/lp8788-charger.c |    5 +++--
 1 file changed, 3 insertions(+), 2 deletions(-)

diff --git a/drivers/power/lp8788-charger.c b/drivers/power/lp8788-charger.c
index 22b6407..126a83a 100644
--- a/drivers/power/lp8788-charger.c
+++ b/drivers/power/lp8788-charger.c
@@ -690,9 +690,10 @@ static int lp8788_charger_probe(struct platform_device *pdev)
 	struct lp8788 *lp = dev_get_drvdata(pdev->dev.parent);
 	struct lp8788_charger *pchg;
+	struct device *dev = &pdev->dev;
 	int ret;
-	pchg = devm_kzalloc(lp->dev, sizeof(struct lp8788_charger), GFP_KERNEL);
+	pchg = devm_kzalloc(dev, sizeof(struct lp8788_charger), GFP_KERNEL);
 	if (!pchg)
 		return -ENOMEM;
@@ -718,7 +719,7 @@ static int lp8788_charger_probe(struct platform_device *pdev)
 	ret = lp8788_irq_register(pdev, pchg);
 	if (ret)
-		dev_warn(lp->dev, "failed to register charger irq: %d\n", ret);
+		dev_warn(dev, "failed to register charger irq: %d\n", ret);
 	return 0;

Best Regards,

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