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Date:   Tue, 22 Jan 2019 16:40:10 +0100
From:   Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@...uxfoundation.org>
To:     "Rafael J. Wysocki" <rafael@...nel.org>
Cc:     Linux Kernel Mailing List <linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org>,
        "Rafael J. Wysocki" <rjw@...ysocki.net>,
        Len Brown <lenb@...nel.org>, Tony Luck <tony.luck@...el.com>,
        Borislav Petkov <bp@...en8.de>,
        Yangtao Li <tiny.windzz@...il.com>,
        ACPI Devel Maling List <linux-acpi@...r.kernel.org>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] acpi: no need to check return value of debugfs_create
 functions

On Tue, Jan 22, 2019 at 04:28:42PM +0100, Rafael J. Wysocki wrote:
> On Tue, Jan 22, 2019 at 4:27 PM Greg Kroah-Hartman
> <gregkh@...uxfoundation.org> wrote:
> >
> > 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: "Rafael J. Wysocki" <rjw@...ysocki.net>
> > Cc: Len Brown <lenb@...nel.org>
> > Cc: Tony Luck <tony.luck@...el.com>
> > Cc: Borislav Petkov <bp@...en8.de>
> > Cc: Yangtao Li <tiny.windzz@...il.com>
> > Cc: linux-acpi@...r.kernel.org
> > Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@...uxfoundation.org>
> 
> Acked-by: Rafael J. Wysocki <rafael.j.wysocki@...el.com>
> 
> Or do you want me to take this?

It's up to you, I can take it, or you can, either is fine with me :)

greg k-h

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