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Date:	Tue, 14 Oct 2014 20:52:19 +0530
From:	Rahul Bedarkar <rpal143@...il.com>
To:	Joe Perches <joe@...ches.com>
Cc:	Arnd Bergmann <arnd@...db.de>,
	Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@...uxfoundation.org>,
	open list <linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] char: misc: use pr_err instead of printk

On Sun, Oct 12, 2014 at 12:05 AM, Joe Perches <joe@...ches.com> wrote:
> On Sun, 2014-10-12 at 00:01 +0530, Rahul Bedarkar wrote:
> []
>> diff --git a/drivers/char/misc.c b/drivers/char/misc.c
> []
>> @@ -280,12 +280,12 @@ static int __init misc_init(void)
>>
>>       err = -EIO;
>>       if (register_chrdev(MISC_MAJOR,"misc",&misc_fops))
>> -             goto fail_printk;
>> +             goto fail_pr_err;
>>       misc_class->devnode = misc_devnode;
>>       return 0;
>>
>> -fail_printk:
>> -     printk("unable to get major %d for misc devices\n", MISC_MAJOR);
>> +fail_pr_err:
>> +     pr_err("unable to get major %d for misc devices\n", MISC_MAJOR);
>>       class_destroy(misc_class);
>>  fail_remove:
>>       remove_proc_entry("misc", NULL);
>
> The printk is not relevant.
> Maybe the label should be "fail_destroy:"

Ok. I will split this in two separate patches one renames label first and
other use pr_err instead of printk. I will resend this patch

Thanks,
Rahul

>
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