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SubjectRe: [PATCH 1/1] net/dsa/dsa.c: remove null test before kfree
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On 20 June 2014 22:36:47 CEST, Fabian Frederick <fabf@skynet.be> wrote:
>Fix checkpatch warning:
>WARNING: kfree(NULL) is safe this check is probably not required

"probably not" implies that there are cases where the check *is* required. That means that your commit message should explain why this particular check is redundant.

I haven't analyzed your changes here, so they could be fine for all I know. My point is that such analysis is your job when submitting cleanups like this one.



Bjørn
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