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Date:	Fri, 28 Sep 2012 13:04:21 +0800
From:	Wei Yongjun <>
Subject: [PATCH] netdev: octeon: fix return value check in octeon_mgmt_init_phy()

From: Wei Yongjun <>

In case of error, the function of_phy_connect() returns NULL
pointer not ERR_PTR(). The IS_ERR() test in the return value
check should be replaced with NULL test.

dpatch engine is used to auto generate this patch.

Signed-off-by: Wei Yongjun <>
 drivers/net/ethernet/octeon/octeon_mgmt.c | 4 +---
 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 3 deletions(-)

diff --git a/drivers/net/ethernet/octeon/octeon_mgmt.c b/drivers/net/ethernet/octeon/octeon_mgmt.c
index c42bbb1..a688a2d 100644
--- a/drivers/net/ethernet/octeon/octeon_mgmt.c
+++ b/drivers/net/ethernet/octeon/octeon_mgmt.c
@@ -722,10 +722,8 @@ static int octeon_mgmt_init_phy(struct net_device *netdev)
 				   octeon_mgmt_adjust_link, 0,
-	if (IS_ERR(p->phydev)) {
-		p->phydev = NULL;
+	if (!p->phydev)
 		return -1;
-	}

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