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Date:   Tue, 29 Nov 2016 12:55:19 +0530
From:   Souptick Joarder <jrdr.linux@...il.com>
To:     Sergei Shtylyov <sergei.shtylyov@...entembedded.com>,
        yishaih@...lanox.com
Cc:     netdev@...r.kernel.org, linux-rdma@...r.kernel.org,
        Rameshwar Sahu <sahu.rameshwar73@...il.com>
Subject: Re: [PATCH v2] ethernet :mellanox :mlx4: Replace pci_pool_alloc by pci_pool_zalloc

Please ignore this v2 patch.

On Tue, Nov 29, 2016 at 12:29 PM, Souptick Joarder <jrdr.linux@...il.com> wrote:
> In mlx4_alloc_cmd_mailbox(), pci_pool_alloc() followed by memset will be
> replaced by pci_pool_zalloc().
>
> Signed-off-by: Souptick joarder <jrdr.linux@...il.com>
> ---
> v2:
>   - Address comment from sergei
>     Alignment was not proper
>
>  drivers/net/ethernet/mellanox/mlx4/cmd.c | 5 ++---
>  1 file changed, 2 insertions(+), 3 deletions(-)
>
> diff --git a/drivers/net/ethernet/mellanox/mlx4/cmd.c b/drivers/net/ethernet/mellanox/mlx4/cmd.c
> index e36bebc..96cdf9a 100644
> --- a/drivers/net/ethernet/mellanox/mlx4/cmd.c
> +++ b/drivers/net/ethernet/mellanox/mlx4/cmd.c
> @@ -2679,14 +2679,13 @@ struct mlx4_cmd_mailbox *mlx4_alloc_cmd_mailbox(struct mlx4_dev *dev)
>         if (!mailbox)
>                 return ERR_PTR(-ENOMEM);
>
> -       mailbox->buf = pci_pool_alloc(mlx4_priv(dev)->cmd.pool, GFP_KERNEL,
> -                                     &mailbox->dma);
> +       mailbox->buf = pci_pool_zalloc(mlx4_priv(dev)->cmd.pool, GFP_KERNEL,
> +                                      &mailbox->dma);
>         if (!mailbox->buf) {
>                 kfree(mailbox);
>                 return ERR_PTR(-ENOMEM);
>         }
>
> -       memset(mailbox->buf, 0, MLX4_MAILBOX_SIZE);
>
>         return mailbox;
>  }
> --
> 1.9.1
>

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