From: Saravana Kannan <firstname.lastname@example.org> To: Greg Kroah-Hartman <email@example.com> Cc: Adrian Hunter <firstname.lastname@example.org>, "Rafael J . Wysocki" <email@example.com>, "Martin K . Petersen" <firstname.lastname@example.org>, "James E . J . Bottomley" <email@example.com>, firstname.lastname@example.org, Avri Altman <email@example.com>, Bean Huo <firstname.lastname@example.org>, Can Guo <email@example.com>, Asutosh Das <firstname.lastname@example.org>, Bart Van Assche <email@example.com>, firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com Subject: Re: [PATCH RFC 0/2] driver core: Add ability to delete device links of unregistered devices Date: Wed, 7 Jul 2021 10:41:48 -0700 [thread overview] Message-ID: <CAGETcx-Sjo3scN-ZK-aqRCKi-6+1y_KXOuCqK97YgJS32u6tbg@mail.gmail.com> (raw) In-Reply-To: <YOXnF4BBPeBEMB38@kroah.com> On Wed, Jul 7, 2021 at 10:40 AM Greg Kroah-Hartman <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote: > > On Wed, Jul 07, 2021 at 08:29:46PM +0300, Adrian Hunter wrote: > > Hi > > > > There is an issue with the SCSI UFS driver when the optional > > BOOT well-known LUN fails to probe, which is not a fatal error. > > The issue is that the device and its "managed" device link do not > > then get deleted. The device because the device link has a > > reference to it. The device link because it can only be deleted > > by device_del(), but device_add() was never called, so device_del() > > never will be either. > > How was a link created for something that never had device_add() called > on it? Who is doing that? > Greg responded as I was typing :) Nak for the series. I don't like mixing and matching the control of managed device links like this. Can I get more details please. How is the device link added in the first place? -Saravana
prev parent reply other threads:[~2021-07-07 17:42 UTC|newest] Thread overview: 17+ messages / expand[flat|nested] mbox.gz Atom feed top 2021-07-07 17:29 Adrian Hunter 2021-07-07 17:29 ` [PATCH RFC 1/2] " Adrian Hunter 2021-07-07 17:38 ` Greg Kroah-Hartman 2021-07-07 17:29 ` [PATCH RFC 2/2] scsi: ufshcd: Fix device links when BOOT WLUN fails to probe Adrian Hunter 2021-07-07 17:39 ` Greg Kroah-Hartman 2021-07-07 17:49 ` Adrian Hunter 2021-07-08 12:31 ` Rafael J. Wysocki 2021-07-08 14:17 ` Adrian Hunter 2021-07-08 15:03 ` Rafael J. Wysocki 2021-07-08 15:12 ` Rafael J. Wysocki 2021-07-08 16:02 ` Adrian Hunter 2021-07-08 16:45 ` Saravana Kannan 2021-07-08 16:48 ` Rafael J. Wysocki 2021-07-08 16:57 ` Saravana Kannan 2021-07-08 17:39 ` Rafael J. Wysocki 2021-07-07 17:40 ` [PATCH RFC 0/2] driver core: Add ability to delete device links of unregistered devices Greg Kroah-Hartman 2021-07-07 17:41 ` Saravana Kannan [this message]
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