[PATCH] block: handle subsystem_register() init errors
Randy Dunlap [Fri, 29 Sep 2006 08:58:56 +0000 (01:58 -0700)]
Check and handle init errors.

Signed-off-by: Randy Dunlap <rdunlap@xenotime.net>
Cc: Greg KH <greg@kroah.com>
Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@osdl.org>
Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@osdl.org>

block/genhd.c

index 25d1f42..653919d 100644 (file)
@@ -295,10 +295,15 @@ static struct kobject *base_probe(dev_t dev, int *part, void *data)
 
 static int __init genhd_device_init(void)
 {
+       int err;
+
        bdev_map = kobj_map_init(base_probe, &block_subsys_lock);
        blk_dev_init();
-       subsystem_register(&block_subsys);
-       return 0;
+       err = subsystem_register(&block_subsys);
+       if (err < 0)
+               printk(KERN_WARNING "%s: subsystem_register error: %d\n",
+                       __FUNCTION__, err);
+       return err;
 }
 
 subsys_initcall(genhd_device_init);