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SubjectRe: [PATCH] rtc: isl1208: fix error handling in isl1208_probe()
Hello Alexey,

On 09/08/2018 01:13:07+0300, Alexey Khoroshilov wrote:
> After moving rtc_register_device() sysfs group is left unremoved
> on the error path.
>
> Found by Linux Driver Verification project (linuxtesting.org).
>
> Signed-off-by: Alexey Khoroshilov <khoroshilov@ispras.ru>
> Fixes: 236b7187034e ("rtc: isl1208: switch to rtc_register_device")

Thank you for that report, I've fixed it that way which also avoid the
sysfs race:

http://patchwork.ozlabs.org/patch/970216/

> ---
> drivers/rtc/rtc-isl1208.c | 7 ++++++-
> 1 file changed, 6 insertions(+), 1 deletion(-)
>
> diff --git a/drivers/rtc/rtc-isl1208.c b/drivers/rtc/rtc-isl1208.c
> index 1a2c38cc0178..4b5df9bfb8d4 100644
> --- a/drivers/rtc/rtc-isl1208.c
> +++ b/drivers/rtc/rtc-isl1208.c
> @@ -674,7 +674,12 @@ isl1208_probe(struct i2c_client *client, const struct i2c_device_id *id)
> }
> }
>
> - return rtc_register_device(rtc);
> + rc = rtc_register_device(rtc);
> + if (rc) {
> + sysfs_remove_group(&client->dev.kobj, &isl1208_rtc_sysfs_files);
> + return rc;
> + }
> + return 0;
> }
>
> static int
> --
> 2.7.4
>

--
Alexandre Belloni, Bootlin
Embedded Linux and Kernel engineering
https://bootlin.com

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