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Date:	Thu, 10 Jul 2014 09:38:00 +0200
From:	Geert Uytterhoeven <>
To:	Greg Kroah-Hartman <>
Cc:	Emil Goode <>, Mark Brown <>,
	Olof Johansson <>,
	Dongjin Kim <>,
	Julius Werner <>,
	Marek Szyprowski <>,
	USB list <>,
	"" <>,
	"" <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] usb: usb5303: make use of uninitialized err variable

Hi Greg,

On Thu, Jul 10, 2014 at 12:46 AM, Greg Kroah-Hartman
<> wrote:
> On Mon, Jun 02, 2014 at 07:45:25PM +0200, Emil Goode wrote:
>> The variable err is not initialized here, this patch uses it
>> to store an eventual error value from devm_clk_get().
>> Signed-off-by: Emil Goode <>
>> Acked-by: Geert Uytterhoeven <>
>> ---
>>  drivers/usb/misc/usb3503.c |   10 +++++++---
>>  1 file changed, 7 insertions(+), 3 deletions(-)

> This patch fails to apply to my tree :(

You've already applied
commit ec5734c41bee2ee7c938a8f34853d31cada7e67a
Author: Tushar Behera <>
Date:   Tue Jun 17 16:38:50 2014 +0530

    usb: misc: usb3503: Update error code in print message

    'err' is uninitialized, rather print the error code directly.

which fixes it slightly different.



Geert Uytterhoeven -- There's lots of Linux beyond ia32 --

In personal conversations with technical people, I call myself a hacker. But
when I'm talking to journalists I just say "programmer" or something like that.
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