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Date:   Wed, 6 May 2020 11:05:31 -0600
From:   Mathieu Poirier <mathieu.poirier@...aro.org>
To:     Calvin Johnson <calvin.johnson@....nxp.com>
Cc:     Mike Leach <mike.leach@...aro.org>, linux.cj@...il.com,
        Alexander Shishkin <alexander.shishkin@...ux.intel.com>,
        Suzuki K Poulose <suzuki.poulose@....com>,
        linux-arm-kernel@...ts.infradead.org, linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org
Subject: Re: [PATCH] coresight: cti: remove incorrect NULL return check

On Tue, May 05, 2020 at 07:10:20PM +0530, Calvin Johnson wrote:
> fwnode_find_reference() doesn't return NULL and hence that check
> should be avoided.
> 
> Signed-off-by: Calvin Johnson <calvin.johnson@....nxp.com>
> ---
> 
>  drivers/hwtracing/coresight/coresight-cti-platform.c | 4 ++--
>  1 file changed, 2 insertions(+), 2 deletions(-)
> 
> diff --git a/drivers/hwtracing/coresight/coresight-cti-platform.c b/drivers/hwtracing/coresight/coresight-cti-platform.c
> index b44d83142b62..2fdaeec80ee5 100644
> --- a/drivers/hwtracing/coresight/coresight-cti-platform.c
> +++ b/drivers/hwtracing/coresight/coresight-cti-platform.c
> @@ -120,7 +120,7 @@ static int cti_plat_create_v8_etm_connection(struct device *dev,
>  
>  	/* Can optionally have an etm node - return if not  */
>  	cs_fwnode = fwnode_find_reference(root_fwnode, CTI_DT_CSDEV_ASSOC, 0);
> -	if (IS_ERR_OR_NULL(cs_fwnode))
> +	if (IS_ERR(cs_fwnode))
>  		return 0;
>  
>  	/* allocate memory */
> @@ -393,7 +393,7 @@ static int cti_plat_create_connection(struct device *dev,
>  		/* associated device ? */
>  		cs_fwnode = fwnode_find_reference(fwnode,
>  						  CTI_DT_CSDEV_ASSOC, 0);
> -		if (!IS_ERR_OR_NULL(cs_fwnode)) {
> +		if (!IS_ERR(cs_fwnode)) {
>  			assoc_name = cti_plat_get_csdev_or_node_name(cs_fwnode,
>  								     &csdev);

You are correct.

Reviewed-by: Mathieu Poirier <mathieu.poirier@...aro.org>

Greg, can you pick this up as a fix for 5.7?

Thanks,
Mathieu

>  			fwnode_handle_put(cs_fwnode);
> -- 
> 2.17.1
> 

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