[Intel-wired-lan] [PATCH net-next v1] devlink: Make devlink_register to be void

Jakub Kicinski kuba at kernel.org
Wed Sep 22 13:22:46 UTC 2021


On Wed, 22 Sep 2021 11:58:03 +0300 Leon Romanovsky wrote:
> From: Leon Romanovsky <leonro at nvidia.com>
> 
> devlink_register() can't fail and always returns success, but all drivers
> are obligated to check returned status anyway. This adds a lot of boilerplate
> code to handle impossible flow.
> 
> Make devlink_register() void and simplify the drivers that use that
> API call.
> 
> Signed-off-by: Leon Romanovsky <leonro at nvidia.com>

Acked-by: Jakub Kicinski <kuba at kernel.org>


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