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From: David Gibson <david@gibson.dropbear.id.au>
To: "Philippe Mathieu-Daudé" <philmd@redhat.com>
Cc: qemu-devel@nongnu.org, "Laurent Vivier" <laurent@vivier.eu>,
	"Paolo Bonzini" <pbonzini@redhat.com>,
	qemu-ppc@nongnu.org, "Peter Maydell" <peter.maydell@linaro.org>,
	"Alex Bennée" <alex.bennee@linaro.org>,
	"Gerd Hoffmann" <kraxel@redhat.com>,
	qemu-arm@nongnu.org, "Greg Kurz" <groug@kaod.org>,
	"open list:Overall KVM CPUs" <kvm@vger.kernel.org>
Subject: Re: [PATCH v3 15/17] target/ppc/kvm: Replace alloca() by g_malloc()
Date: Mon, 10 May 2021 15:38:02 +1000	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <YJjGuvsB5r5f7x/F@yekko> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20210507144315.1994337-16-philmd@redhat.com>

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On Fri, May 07, 2021 at 04:43:13PM +0200, Philippe Mathieu-Daudé wrote:
> The ALLOCA(3) man-page mentions its "use is discouraged".
> 
> Use autofree heap allocation instead, replacing it by a g_malloc call.
> 
> Reviewed-by: Greg Kurz <groug@kaod.org>
> Signed-off-by: Philippe Mathieu-Daudé <philmd@redhat.com>

Acked-by: David Gibson <david@gibson.dropbear.id.au>

> ---
>  target/ppc/kvm.c | 4 ++--
>  1 file changed, 2 insertions(+), 2 deletions(-)
> 
> diff --git a/target/ppc/kvm.c b/target/ppc/kvm.c
> index 104a308abb5..23c4ea377e8 100644
> --- a/target/ppc/kvm.c
> +++ b/target/ppc/kvm.c
> @@ -2698,11 +2698,11 @@ int kvmppc_save_htab(QEMUFile *f, int fd, size_t bufsize, int64_t max_ns)
>  int kvmppc_load_htab_chunk(QEMUFile *f, int fd, uint32_t index,
>                             uint16_t n_valid, uint16_t n_invalid, Error **errp)
>  {
> -    struct kvm_get_htab_header *buf;
> +    g_autofree struct kvm_get_htab_header *buf = NULL;
>      size_t chunksize = sizeof(*buf) + n_valid * HASH_PTE_SIZE_64;
>      ssize_t rc;
>  
> -    buf = alloca(chunksize);
> +    buf = g_malloc(chunksize);
>      buf->index = index;
>      buf->n_valid = n_valid;
>      buf->n_invalid = n_invalid;

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      reply	other threads:[~2021-05-10  5:53 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 2+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
     [not found] <20210507144315.1994337-1-philmd@redhat.com>
2021-05-07 14:43 ` Philippe Mathieu-Daudé
2021-05-10  5:38   ` David Gibson [this message]

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