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authorGreg Kroah-Hartman <>2019-10-11 15:29:28 +0200
committerGreg Kroah-Hartman <>2019-11-02 18:09:12 +0100
commitc7c1168909410e692be6df17d0092363a00f33a9 (patch)
tree088a6c5b71ed3f7da2b2ff05002becaf469c5022 /fs/debugfs
parentff229319f436f8e54345d832996b69db63bfc2d9 (diff)
debugfs: remove return value of debugfs_create_x8()
No one checks the return value of debugfs_create_x8(), as it's not needed, so make the return value void, so that no one tries to do so in the future. Link: Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <>
Diffstat (limited to 'fs/debugfs')
1 files changed, 3 insertions, 3 deletions
diff --git a/fs/debugfs/file.c b/fs/debugfs/file.c
index 3ff736f22eb6..8aac1a9007c9 100644
--- a/fs/debugfs/file.c
+++ b/fs/debugfs/file.c
@@ -633,10 +633,10 @@ DEFINE_DEBUGFS_ATTRIBUTE(fops_x64_wo, NULL, debugfs_u64_set, "0x%016llx\n");
* @value: a pointer to the variable that the file should read to and write
* from.
-struct dentry *debugfs_create_x8(const char *name, umode_t mode,
- struct dentry *parent, u8 *value)
+void debugfs_create_x8(const char *name, umode_t mode, struct dentry *parent,
+ u8 *value)
- return debugfs_create_mode_unsafe(name, mode, parent, value, &fops_x8,
+ debugfs_create_mode_unsafe(name, mode, parent, value, &fops_x8,
&fops_x8_ro, &fops_x8_wo);