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Date:	Mon, 22 Dec 2014 23:18:28 +0100
From:	Wolfram Sang <>
Cc:	Wolfram Sang <>, Corey Minyard <>,
Subject: [PATCH 1/2] char: ipmi: Remove obsolete cleanup for clientdata

A few new i2c-drivers came into the kernel which clear the clientdata-pointer
on exit or error. This is obsolete meanwhile, the core will do it.

Signed-off-by: Wolfram Sang <>
 drivers/char/ipmi/ipmi_ssif.c | 2 --
 1 file changed, 2 deletions(-)

diff --git a/drivers/char/ipmi/ipmi_ssif.c b/drivers/char/ipmi/ipmi_ssif.c
index fd5a5e85d7dc..ba58734afaac 100644
--- a/drivers/char/ipmi/ipmi_ssif.c
+++ b/drivers/char/ipmi/ipmi_ssif.c
@@ -1096,8 +1096,6 @@ static int ssif_remove(struct i2c_client *client)
 	if (!ssif_info)
 		return 0;
-	i2c_set_clientdata(client, NULL);
 	 * After this point, we won't deliver anything asychronously
 	 * to the message handler.  We can unregister ourself.

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