Commit 2b50b8f5 authored by Thomas Meyer's avatar Thomas Meyer Committed by John W. Linville

iwlegacy: Use kcalloc instead of kzalloc to allocate array

The advantage of kcalloc is, that will prevent integer overflows which could
result from the multiplication of number of elements and size and it is also
a bit nicer to read.

The semantic patch that makes this change is available
in default avatarThomas Meyer <>
Signed-off-by: default avatarJohn W. Linville <>
parent 839fafbe
......@@ -2786,9 +2786,8 @@ il_tx_queue_alloc(struct il_priv *il, struct il_tx_queue *txq, u32 id)
/* Driver ilate data, only for Tx (not command) queues,
* not shared with device. */
if (id != il->cmd_queue) {
txq->txb =
kzalloc(sizeof(txq->txb[0]) * TFD_QUEUE_SIZE_MAX,
txq->txb = kcalloc(TFD_QUEUE_SIZE_MAX, sizeof(txq->txb[0]),
if (!txq->txb) {
IL_ERR("kmalloc for auxiliary BD "
"structures failed\n");
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