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Date:   Sat, 29 Aug 2020 18:38:38 +0000
From:   Emin Ghuliev <>
Subject: [PATCH] sh: use kmem_cache_zalloc instead of kmem_cache_alloc with GFP_ZERO flag

use kmem_cache_zalloc function which does kmem_cache_alloc and zero out
instead of manually setting kmem_cache_alloc with GFP_ZERO flag.

Signed-off-by: Emin Ghuliev <>
 arch/sh/mm/pgtable.c | 2 +-
 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 1 deletion(-)

diff --git a/arch/sh/mm/pgtable.c b/arch/sh/mm/pgtable.c
index cf7ce4b57359..6e17d921f5f5 100644
--- a/arch/sh/mm/pgtable.c
+++ b/arch/sh/mm/pgtable.c
@@ -47,7 +47,7 @@ void pud_populate(struct mm_struct *mm, pud_t *pud, pmd_t *pmd)
 pmd_t *pmd_alloc_one(struct mm_struct *mm, unsigned long address)
-	return kmem_cache_alloc(pmd_cachep, GFP_KERNEL | __GFP_ZERO);
+	return kmem_cache_zalloc(pmd_cachep, GFP_KERNEL);
 void pmd_free(struct mm_struct *mm, pmd_t *pmd)

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