[PATCH 0/4] resource release cleanup in net/ (take 2)
From: Jesper Juhl
Date: Sat Apr 30 2005 - 20:43:15 EST
On Sat, 30 Apr 2005, Arnaldo Carvalho de Melo wrote:
> On 4/30/05, Jesper Juhl <juhl-lkml@xxxxxx> wrote:
> > Hi David,
> > Since Andrew merged the patch that makes calling crypto_free_tfm() with a
> > NULL pointer safe into 2.6.12-rc3-mm1, I made a patch to remove checks for
> > NULL before calling that function, and while I was at it I removed similar
> > redundant checks before calls to kfree() and vfree() in the same files.
> > There are also a few tiny whitespace cleanups in there.
> Jesper, I'd suggest that you left whitespaces for a separate patch, it
> is always,
> IMHO, better to have as small a patch as possible for reviewing.
Sure thing. I've split the patches, and I believe that me going through
them a second time did them good, there are a few tiny changes over the
I split the patch in 4 parts (will send as replies to this mail) :
1) crypto_free_tfm related changes
2) kfree related changes
3) vfree related changes
4) whitespace changes
The whitespace changes ended up fairly bigger than initially. I expanded
the cleanup a bit. It's not a perfect, 100% complete cleanup, but it's IMO
a lot better than the originals.
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