Re: [PATCH] drivers: Conversions from kmalloc+memset to k(z|c)alloc.

From: Pekka Enberg
Date: Fri Jul 21 2006 - 02:56:45 EST

On 7/21/06, Rolf Eike Beer <eike-kernel@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> - if (!(handle = kmalloc(sizeof(struct input_handle), GFP_KERNEL)))
> + handle = kzalloc(sizeof(struct input_handle), GFP_KERNEL);
> + if (!handle)
> return NULL;


In general, yes. However, some maintainers don't like that, so I would
recommend to keep them as-is unless you get a clear ack from the
maintainer to change it.
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