Commit ad2fab36 authored by Mathias Nyman's avatar Mathias Nyman Committed by Linus Walleij

gpiolib: Don't return -EPROBE_DEFER to sysfs, or for invalid gpios

gpios requested with invalid numbers, or gpios requested from userspace via sysfs
should not try to be deferred on failure.

Signed-off-by: default avatarMathias Nyman <>
Signed-off-by: Linus Walleij's avatarLinus Walleij <>
parent c57d75c0
......@@ -623,9 +623,11 @@ static ssize_t export_store(struct class *class,
status = gpio_request(gpio, "sysfs");
if (status < 0)
if (status < 0) {
if (status == -EPROBE_DEFER)
status = -ENODEV;
goto done;
status = gpio_export(gpio, true);
if (status < 0)
......@@ -1191,8 +1193,10 @@ int gpio_request(unsigned gpio, const char *label)
spin_lock_irqsave(&gpio_lock, flags);
if (!gpio_is_valid(gpio))
if (!gpio_is_valid(gpio)) {
status = -EINVAL;
goto done;
desc = &gpio_desc[gpio];
chip = desc->chip;
if (chip == NULL)
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