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Date:	Fri, 20 Nov 2015 11:56:39 +0100
From:	SF Markus Elfring <elfring@...rs.sourceforge.net>
To:	Antonio Quartulli <antonio@...hcoding.com>
Cc:	The list for a Better Approach To Mobile Ad-hoc
	 Networking <b.a.t.m.a.n@...ts.open-mesh.org>,
	"David S. Miller" <davem@...emloft.net>,
	Marek Lindner <mareklindner@...mailbox.ch>,
	Simon Wunderlich <sw@...onwunderlich.de>,
	netdev@...r.kernel.org, Julia Lawall <julia.lawall@...6.fr>,
	kernel-janitors@...r.kernel.org,
	LKML <linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org>
Subject: Re: [B.A.T.M.A.N.] [PATCH 3/3] batman-adv: Less function calls in
 batadv_is_ap_isolated() after error detection

>> -out:
>> +	batadv_tt_global_entry_free_ref(tt_global_entry);
>> +local_entry_free:
>> +	batadv_tt_local_entry_free_ref(tt_local_entry);
>> +vlan_free:
>>  	batadv_softif_vlan_free_ref(vlan);
>> -	if (tt_global_entry)
>> -		batadv_tt_global_entry_free_ref(tt_global_entry);
>> -	if (tt_local_entry)
>> -		batadv_tt_local_entry_free_ref(tt_local_entry);
>>  	return ret;

> if you really want to make this codestyle change, I'd suggest you to go
> through the whole batman-adv code and apply the same change where needed.

Thanks for your interest in similar source code changes.

I would prefer general acceptance for this specific update suggestion
before I might invest further software development efforts for the
affected network module.


> It does not make sense to change the codestyle in one spot only.

I agree in the way that I would be nice if more places can still be improved.


> On top of that, by going through the batman-adv code you might agree
> that the current style is actually not a bad idea.

I got the impression that the current Linux coding style convention
disagrees around the affected jump label selection to some degree,
doesn't it?

Regards,
Markus
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