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From: "Ahmed S. Darwish" <darwish.07@gmail.com>
To: Rolf Eike Beer <eike-kernel@sf-tec.de>
Cc: linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org
Subject: Re: [PATCH 2.6.20-rc3] TTY_IO: Remove unnecessary kmalloc casts
Date: Fri, 5 Jan 2007 12:06:11 +0200
Message-ID: <20070105100610.GA382@Ahmed> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <200701050910.11828.eike-kernel@sf-tec.de>

On Fri, Jan 05, 2007 at 09:10:01AM +0100, Rolf Eike Beer wrote:
> Ahmed S. Darwish wrote:
> > Remove unnecessary kmalloc casts in drivers/char/tty_io.c
> >
> > Signed-off-by: Ahmed Darwish <darwish.07@gmail.com>
> 
>   	if (!*ltp_loc) {
>  -		ltp = (struct ktermios *) kmalloc(sizeof(struct ktermios),
>  -						 GFP_KERNEL);
>  +		ltp = kmalloc(sizeof(struct ktermios), GFP_KERNEL);
>                       ^^^^^^^
>   		if (!ltp)
>   			goto free_mem_out;
>   		memset(ltp, 0, sizeof(struct ktermios));
>                 ^^^^^^ 
> kzalloc
> 
>   		if (!*o_ltp_loc) {
>  -			o_ltp = (struct ktermios *)
>  -				kmalloc(sizeof(struct ktermios), GFP_KERNEL);
>  +			o_ltp = kmalloc(sizeof(struct ktermios), GFP_KERNEL);
>                                 ^^^^^^^
>   			if (!o_ltp)
>   				goto free_mem_out;
>   			memset(o_ltp, 0, sizeof(struct ktermios));
>                         ^^^^^^
> kzalloc

Currently I'm dropping this patch and writing a big patch to remove all the 
k[mzc]alloc castings in the 20-rc3 tree as suggested by Mr. Robert Day.
I think this will be better done in another patch to let every patch do one
single thing. right ?

-- 
Ahmed S. Darwish
http://darwish-07.blogspot.com

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Thread overview: 15+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2007-01-05  6:36 Ahmed S. Darwish
2007-01-05  6:56 ` Robert P. J. Day
2007-01-05  7:14   ` Ahmed S. Darwish
2007-01-05  8:10 ` Rolf Eike Beer
2007-01-05 10:06   ` Ahmed S. Darwish [this message]
2007-01-05 10:18     ` Robert P. J. Day
2007-01-05 10:39       ` Pekka Enberg
2007-01-05 10:51       ` Alan
2007-01-05 10:41         ` Robert P. J. Day
2007-01-05 11:03         ` Ahmed S. Darwish
2007-01-06  2:36       ` Ahmed S. Darwish
2007-01-06  7:35         ` Robert P. J. Day
2007-01-05 10:26     ` Rolf Eike Beer
2007-01-05 10:32       ` Ahmed S. Darwish
2007-01-05 11:54         ` Rolf Eike Beer

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