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[11/23] gpio: mm-lantiq: Convert to platform remove callback returning void

Message ID 20230928070706.2290137-12-u.kleine-koenig@pengutronix.de
State New
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Series [01/23] gpio: altera: Convert to platform remove callback returning void | expand

Commit Message

Uwe Kleine-König Sept. 28, 2023, 7:06 a.m. UTC
The .remove() callback for a platform driver returns an int which makes
many driver authors wrongly assume it's possible to do error handling by
returning an error code. However the value returned is ignored (apart
from emitting a warning) and this typically results in resource leaks.

To improve here there is a quest to make the remove callback return
void. In the first step of this quest all drivers are converted to
.remove_new(), which already returns void. Eventually after all drivers
are converted, .remove_new() will be renamed to .remove().

Trivially convert this driver from always returning zero in the remove
callback to the void returning variant.

Signed-off-by: Uwe Kleine-König <u.kleine-koenig@pengutronix.de>
 drivers/gpio/gpio-mm-lantiq.c | 6 ++----
 1 file changed, 2 insertions(+), 4 deletions(-)
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diff --git a/drivers/gpio/gpio-mm-lantiq.c b/drivers/gpio/gpio-mm-lantiq.c
index f3c158259636..e855c68c981b 100644
--- a/drivers/gpio/gpio-mm-lantiq.c
+++ b/drivers/gpio/gpio-mm-lantiq.c
@@ -121,13 +121,11 @@  static int ltq_mm_probe(struct platform_device *pdev)
 	return of_mm_gpiochip_add_data(pdev->dev.of_node, &chip->mmchip, chip);
-static int ltq_mm_remove(struct platform_device *pdev)
+static void ltq_mm_remove(struct platform_device *pdev)
 	struct ltq_mm *chip = platform_get_drvdata(pdev);
-	return 0;
 static const struct of_device_id ltq_mm_match[] = {
@@ -138,7 +136,7 @@  MODULE_DEVICE_TABLE(of, ltq_mm_match);
 static struct platform_driver ltq_mm_driver = {
 	.probe = ltq_mm_probe,
-	.remove = ltq_mm_remove,
+	.remove_new = ltq_mm_remove,
 	.driver = {
 		.name = "gpio-mm-ltq",
 		.of_match_table = ltq_mm_match,