Re: [PATCH] mtd: Add simple read disturb test

From: Richard Weinberger
Date: Thu Apr 02 2015 - 10:57:00 EST

Am 02.04.2015 um 16:45 schrieb Fabio Estevam:
> On Thu, Apr 2, 2015 at 11:33 AM, Richard Weinberger <richard@xxxxxx> wrote:
>> Why? Free()ing a NULL pointer is perfectly fine.
>> What did I miss? :)
> If the first 'iobuf = kmalloc(mtd->erasesize, GFP_KERNEL);' fails then
> you jump to the out label where you call 5 kfree() and then return the
> error.
> It would be much better just to return the error immediately in this
> case and add one label for each allocation error, so that it only
> kfree the previous successful allocations.

It is not *much* better. It is just a matter of taste.

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