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* [PATCH] ia64:tioce_provider: Use kmemdup rather than implement the function
@ 2018-08-10  2:38 zhong jiang
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From: zhong jiang @ 2018-08-10  2:38 UTC (permalink / raw)
  To: tony.luck, fenghua.yu; +Cc: linux-ia64, linux-kernel

The kmemdup has implemented the function that kmalloc() + memcpy will
do. So just replace them to make the code concise.

Signed-off-by: zhong jiang <>
 arch/ia64/sn/pci/tioce_provider.c | 4 ++--
 1 file changed, 2 insertions(+), 2 deletions(-)

diff --git a/arch/ia64/sn/pci/tioce_provider.c b/arch/ia64/sn/pci/tioce_provider.c
index 3bd9abc..9ba61bc 100644
--- a/arch/ia64/sn/pci/tioce_provider.c
+++ b/arch/ia64/sn/pci/tioce_provider.c
@@ -1000,11 +1000,11 @@
 	 * Allocate kernel bus soft and copy from prom.
-	tioce_common = kzalloc(sizeof(struct tioce_common), GFP_KERNEL);
+	tioce_common = kmemdup(prom_bussoft, sizeof(struct tioce_common),
+			       GFP_KERNEL);
 	if (!tioce_common)
 		return NULL;
-	memcpy(tioce_common, prom_bussoft, sizeof(struct tioce_common));
 	tioce_common->ce_pcibus.bs_base = (unsigned long)
 			sizeof(struct tioce_common));

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