Applied "ASoC: soc-core: Remove unneeded dentry member from snd_soc_codec" to the asoc tree

Message ID E1dekLA-0005Uc-0T@debutante
State New
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Mark Brown Aug. 7, 2017, 3:53 p.m.
The patch

   ASoC: soc-core: Remove unneeded dentry member from snd_soc_codec

has been applied to the asoc tree at


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From 353c64dd19ebc99786c3578ea0444e1b5b1bb172 Mon Sep 17 00:00:00 2001
From: Fabio Estevam <>

Date: Mon, 7 Aug 2017 09:08:52 -0300
Subject: [PATCH] ASoC: soc-core: Remove unneeded dentry member from

There is no need to have the *debugfs_reg dentry member as part of
the snd_soc_codec structure as its only usage is inside

Use a local dentry variable instead.

Signed-off-by: Fabio Estevam <>

Signed-off-by: Mark Brown <>

 include/sound/soc.h  | 4 ----
 sound/soc/soc-core.c | 9 +++++----
 2 files changed, 5 insertions(+), 8 deletions(-)


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diff --git a/include/sound/soc.h b/include/sound/soc.h
index 10b71beb9f13..aad3f14966f1 100644
--- a/include/sound/soc.h
+++ b/include/sound/soc.h
@@ -903,10 +903,6 @@  struct snd_soc_codec {
 	/* component */
 	struct snd_soc_component component;
-	struct dentry *debugfs_reg;
 /* codec driver */
diff --git a/sound/soc/soc-core.c b/sound/soc/soc-core.c
index 921622a01944..558efdfd717d 100644
--- a/sound/soc/soc-core.c
+++ b/sound/soc/soc-core.c
@@ -339,11 +339,12 @@  static void soc_cleanup_component_debugfs(struct snd_soc_component *component)
 static void soc_init_codec_debugfs(struct snd_soc_component *component)
 	struct snd_soc_codec *codec = snd_soc_component_to_codec(component);
+	struct dentry *debugfs_reg;
-	codec->debugfs_reg = debugfs_create_file("codec_reg", 0644,
-						 codec->component.debugfs_root,
-						 codec, &codec_reg_fops);
-	if (!codec->debugfs_reg)
+	debugfs_reg = debugfs_create_file("codec_reg", 0644,
+					  codec->component.debugfs_root,
+					  codec, &codec_reg_fops);
+	if (!debugfs_reg)
 			"ASoC: Failed to create codec register debugfs file\n");