[lkml]   [2005]   [Aug]   [30]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
Messages in this thread
SubjectRe: [PATCH] crypto_free_tfm callers do not need to check for NULL
On Tue, 2005-08-30 at 22:45 +0200, Jesper Juhl wrote:
> Since the patch to add a NULL short-circuit to crypto_free_tfm() went in,
> there's no longer any need for callers of that function to check for NULL.
> This patch removes the redundant NULL checks and also a few similar checks
> for NULL before calls to kfree() that I ran into while doing the
> crypto_free_tfm bits.
> I've posted similar patches in the past, but was asked to first until the
> short-circuit patch moved from -mm to mainline - and since it is now
> firmly there in 2.6.13 I assume there's no problem there anymore.
> I was also asked previously to make the patch against mainline and not -mm,
> so this patch is against 2.6.13.
> Feedback, ACK, NACK, etc welcome.

sctp change looks fine.
A similar check in sctp_endpoint_destroy() can also be removed.


To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
the body of a message to
More majordomo info at
Please read the FAQ at

 \ /
  Last update: 2005-08-30 23:18    [W:0.038 / U:0.972 seconds]
©2003-2018 Jasper Spaans|hosted at Digital Ocean and TransIP|Read the blog|Advertise on this site