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SubjectRe: [PATCH] rts5208: add a missing check for the status of command sending
I think maybe this is the first kernel patch I have recieved from you.

When you're adding error handling there are a couple ways to go wrong
and this is what I look at when I review error handling patches:
1) The error handling is not required.
2) The error handling is not complete.

I have messed up on both of these in my own patches because sometimes
the code is complicated to understand. Sometimes there isn't any way
to recover from errors. For example, we sometimes deliberately assume
that the PCI bus is working because if it's not the real fix is to buy
new hardware.

Another thing that helps is to try write about the real world impact
about the patch in the changelog. Try ask, why has that bug not been
found before? Always take a look at how the function is called and the
wider context.

dan carpenter

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