blk_release_queue (9) - Linux Man Pages
blk_release_queue: release a struct request_queue when it is no longer needed
blk_release_queue - release a struct request_queue when it is no longer needed
void blk_release_queue(struct kobject
- the kobj belonging to the request queue to be released
blk_release_queue is the pair to blk_init_queue or blk_queue_make_request. It should be called when a request queue is being released; typically when a block device is being de-registered. Currently, its primary task it to free all the struct request structures that were allocated to the queue and the queue itself.