Never directly free @dev after calling device_register(), even
if it returned an error! Always use put_device() to give up the
reference initialized in this function instead.

Signed-off-by: Arvind Yadav <arvind.yadav...@gmail.com>
---
changes in v2:
             Spell mistek in subject line "kfee -> kfree".

 kernel/workqueue.c | 2 +-
 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 1 deletion(-)

diff --git a/kernel/workqueue.c b/kernel/workqueue.c
index bb9a519..ccd1080 100644
--- a/kernel/workqueue.c
+++ b/kernel/workqueue.c
@@ -5337,7 +5337,7 @@ int workqueue_sysfs_register(struct workqueue_struct *wq)
 
        ret = device_register(&wq_dev->dev);
        if (ret) {
-               kfree(wq_dev);
+               put_device(&wq_dev->dev);
                wq->wq_dev = NULL;
                return ret;
        }
-- 
1.9.1

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