Re: [PATCH] ATM-ForeRunnerHE: Use kmalloc_array() in he_init_group()
From: David Miller
Date: Fri Sep 09 2016 - 22:28:00 EST
From: SF Markus Elfring <elfring@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Thu, 8 Sep 2016 15:50:05 +0200
> From: Markus Elfring <elfring@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> Date: Thu, 8 Sep 2016 15:43:37 +0200
> * Multiplications for the size determination of memory allocations
> indicated that array data structures should be processed.
> Thus use the corresponding function "kmalloc_array".
> This issue was detected by using the Coccinelle software.
> * Replace the specification of data types by pointer dereferences
> to make the corresponding size determination a bit safer according to
> the Linux coding style convention.
> Signed-off-by: Markus Elfring <elfring@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>