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From: Markus Elfring <>
To: Coccinelle <>
Cc: Pavel Machek <>
Subject: Re: [Cocci] Checking adjustments for pointer resets with SmPL
Date: Mon, 21 Sep 2020 19:47:26 +0200
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> I have noticed the update suggestion “USB: quirks: simplify quirk handling”.

I would like to point out that an acceptable patch can be generated for
the implementation of the function “quirks_param_set” according to
a known transformation pattern by the following SmPL script variant.

identifier allocate, object, release;
type t;
-if (object)
-object = NULL;
 object = allocate(..., sizeof(t), ...);

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2020-09-21 15:34 Markus Elfring
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