[dpdk-dev] [PATCH v2] eal/linuxapp: fix return value check of mknod()

David Marchand david.marchand at 6wind.com
Wed Nov 16 12:23:40 CET 2016

Hello Wei,

On Wed, Nov 16, 2016 at 3:40 AM, Wei Dai <wei.dai at intel.com> wrote:
> In function pci_mknod_uio_dev() in lib/librte_eal/eal/eal_pci_uio.c,
> The return value of mknod() is ret, not f got by fopen().
> So the value of ret should be checked for mknod().
> Fixes: 67c536bdad93 ("pci: move uio mapping in a dedicated file")

The commit you are pointing is just moving the code.
I would incriminate f7f97c16048e ("pci: add option --create-uio-dev to
run without hotplug")

The rest looks good to me.

David Marchand

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