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Subject[PATCH 28/30] omfs: Use kmemdup rather than duplicating its implementation
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kmemdup is introduced to duplicate a region of memory in a neat way.
Rather than kmalloc/kzalloc + memset, which the programmer needs to
write the size twice (sometimes lead to mistakes), kmemdup improves
readability, leads to smaller code and also reduce the chances of mistakes.
Suggestion to use kmemdup rather than using kmalloc/kzalloc + memset.

Signed-off-by: Fuqian Huang <huangfq.daxian@gmail.com>
---
fs/omfs/inode.c | 3 +--
1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 2 deletions(-)

diff --git a/fs/omfs/inode.c b/fs/omfs/inode.c
index 08226a835ec3..1aa0c0a224b1 100644
--- a/fs/omfs/inode.c
+++ b/fs/omfs/inode.c
@@ -363,12 +363,11 @@ static int omfs_get_imap(struct super_block *sb)
bh = sb_bread(sb, block++);
if (!bh)
goto nomem_free;
- *ptr = kmalloc(sb->s_blocksize, GFP_KERNEL);
+ *ptr = kmemdup(bh->b_data, sb->s_blocksize, GFP_KERNEL);
if (!*ptr) {
brelse(bh);
goto nomem_free;
}
- memcpy(*ptr, bh->b_data, sb->s_blocksize);
if (count < sb->s_blocksize)
memset((void *)*ptr + count, 0xff,
sb->s_blocksize - count);
--
2.11.0
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