[3.5.y.z,extended,stable] Patch "hwmon: (sht15) Check return value of regulator_enable()" has been added to staging queue

Message ID 1363003669-3304-1-git-send-email-luis.henriques@canonical.com
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Luis Henriques March 11, 2013, 12:07 p.m.
This is a note to let you know that I have just added a patch titled

    hwmon: (sht15) Check return value of regulator_enable()

to the linux-3.5.y-queue branch of the 3.5.y.z extended stable tree 
which can be found at:


If you, or anyone else, feels it should not be added to this tree, please 
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From b759601033bf8191e89df1c162fd142545914b11 Mon Sep 17 00:00:00 2001
From: Mark Brown <broonie@opensource.wolfsonmicro.com>
Date: Sat, 2 Mar 2013 15:33:30 +0800
Subject: [PATCH] hwmon: (sht15) Check return value of regulator_enable()

commit 3e78080f81481aa8340374d5a37ae033c1cf4272 upstream.

Not having power is a pretty serious error so check that we are able to
enable the supply and error out if we can't.

Signed-off-by: Mark Brown <broonie@opensource.wolfsonmicro.com>
Signed-off-by: Guenter Roeck <linux@roeck-us.net>
Signed-off-by: Luis Henriques <luis.henriques@canonical.com>
 drivers/hwmon/sht15.c | 8 +++++++-
 1 file changed, 7 insertions(+), 1 deletion(-)



diff --git a/drivers/hwmon/sht15.c b/drivers/hwmon/sht15.c
index 8b011d0..eb01802 100644
--- a/drivers/hwmon/sht15.c
+++ b/drivers/hwmon/sht15.c
@@ -926,7 +926,13 @@  static int __devinit sht15_probe(struct platform_device *pdev)
 		if (voltage)
 			data->supply_uV = voltage;

-		regulator_enable(data->reg);
+		ret = regulator_enable(data->reg);
+		if (ret != 0) {
+			dev_err(&pdev->dev,
+				"failed to enable regulator: %d\n", ret);
+			return ret;
+		}
 		 * Setup a notifier block to update this if another device
 		 * causes the voltage to change