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Date:   Wed, 30 Dec 2020 13:50:44 +0100
From:   Greg Kroah-Hartman <>
To:     Markus Elfring <>
Cc:     Xiaolei Wang <>,,,
        David Lechner <>,
        Mark Brown <>,
        "Rafael J. Wysocki" <>,
        Julia Lawall <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH v3] regmap: debugfs: Fix a memory leak when calling

On Wed, Dec 30, 2020 at 01:01:42PM +0100, Markus Elfring wrote:
> > Thank you very much, very good suggestion,
> Thanks for another positive feedback.
> > do I need to re-send a patch to fix this problem, or modify the previous patch and send it again?
> Please convince the involved contributors to integrate a corrected patch version.
> * Better indentation.
> * …
> >> +		if (!map->debugfs_name)
> >> +			kfree(map->debugfs_name);
>   Would this questionable null pointer check result in a memory leak?


This is the semi-friendly patch-bot of Greg Kroah-Hartman.

Markus, you seem to have sent a nonsensical or otherwise pointless
review comment to a patch submission on a Linux kernel developer mailing
list.  I strongly suggest that you not do this anymore.  Please do not
bother developers who are actively working to produce patches and
features with comments that, in the end, are a waste of time.

Patch submitter, please ignore Markus's suggestion; you do not need to
follow it at all.  The person/bot/AI that sent it is being ignored by
almost all Linux kernel maintainers for having a persistent pattern of
behavior of producing distracting and pointless commentary, and
inability to adapt to feedback.  Please feel free to also ignore emails
from them.


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