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Date:   Tue, 22 Jan 2019 16:21:43 +0100
From:   Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@...uxfoundation.org>
To:     linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org
Cc:     Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@...uxfoundation.org>,
        Peter Zijlstra <peterz@...radead.org>,
        Ingo Molnar <mingo@...hat.com>,
        Will Deacon <will.deacon@....com>
Subject: [PATCH] qspinlock: no need to check return value of debugfs_create functions

When calling debugfs functions, there is no need to ever check the
return value.  The function can work or not, but the code logic should
never do something different based on this.

Cc: Peter Zijlstra <peterz@...radead.org>
Cc: Ingo Molnar <mingo@...hat.com>
Cc: Will Deacon <will.deacon@....com>
Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@...uxfoundation.org>
---
 kernel/locking/qspinlock_stat.h | 18 ++++--------------
 1 file changed, 4 insertions(+), 14 deletions(-)

diff --git a/kernel/locking/qspinlock_stat.h b/kernel/locking/qspinlock_stat.h
index 42d3d8dc8f49..766fa0c8c115 100644
--- a/kernel/locking/qspinlock_stat.h
+++ b/kernel/locking/qspinlock_stat.h
@@ -213,9 +213,6 @@ static int __init init_qspinlock_stat(void)
 	struct dentry *d_qstat = debugfs_create_dir("qlockstat", NULL);
 	int i;
 
-	if (!d_qstat)
-		goto out;
-
 	/*
 	 * Create the debugfs files
 	 *
@@ -224,20 +221,13 @@ static int __init init_qspinlock_stat(void)
 	 * performance.
 	 */
 	for (i = 0; i < qstat_num; i++)
-		if (!debugfs_create_file(qstat_names[i], 0400, d_qstat,
-					 (void *)(long)i, &fops_qstat))
-			goto fail_undo;
+		debugfs_create_file(qstat_names[i], 0400, d_qstat,
+				    (void *)(long)i, &fops_qstat);
 
-	if (!debugfs_create_file(qstat_names[qstat_reset_cnts], 0200, d_qstat,
-				 (void *)(long)qstat_reset_cnts, &fops_qstat))
-		goto fail_undo;
+	debugfs_create_file(qstat_names[qstat_reset_cnts], 0200, d_qstat,
+			    (void *)(long)qstat_reset_cnts, &fops_qstat);
 
 	return 0;
-fail_undo:
-	debugfs_remove_recursive(d_qstat);
-out:
-	pr_warn("Could not create 'qlockstat' debugfs entries\n");
-	return -ENOMEM;
 }
 fs_initcall(init_qspinlock_stat);
 
-- 
2.20.1

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