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From: Jens Axboe <>
To: "Gustavo A. R. Silva" <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] block: genhd: Use struct_size() helper
Date: Sat, 15 Jun 2019 01:46:52 -0600	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20190531184754.GA26040@embeddedor>

On 5/31/19 12:47 PM, Gustavo A. R. Silva wrote:
> Make use of the struct_size() helper instead of an open-coded version
> in order to avoid any potential type mistakes, in particular in the
> context in which this code is being used.
> So, replace the following form:
> sizeof(*new_ptbl) + target * sizeof(new_ptbl->part[0])
> with:
> struct_size(new_ptbl, part, target)
> Also, notice that variable size is unnecessary, hence it is removed.
> This code was detected with the help of Coccinelle.

Applied, thanks.

Jens Axboe

      reply	other threads:[~2019-06-15  7:47 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 2+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2019-05-31 18:47 Gustavo A. R. Silva
2019-06-15  7:46 ` Jens Axboe [this message]

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