Commit 919afbd6 authored by Joe Jin's avatar Joe Jin Committed by David S. Miller
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[NET] slip: Replace kmalloc() + memset() pairs with the appropriate kzalloc() calls

This patch replace kmalloc() + memset() pairs with the appropriate
Signed-off-by: default avatarJoe Jin <>
Signed-off-by: default avatarAndrew Morton <>
Signed-off-by: default avatarDavid S. Miller <>
parent 97353cb4
......@@ -1343,15 +1343,12 @@ static int __init slip_init(void)
printk(KERN_INFO "SLIP linefill/keepalive option.\n");
slip_devs = kmalloc(sizeof(struct net_device *)*slip_maxdev, GFP_KERNEL);
slip_devs = kzalloc(sizeof(struct net_device *)*slip_maxdev, GFP_KERNEL);
if (!slip_devs) {
printk(KERN_ERR "SLIP: Can't allocate slip devices array! Uaargh! (-> No SLIP available)\n");
return -ENOMEM;
/* Clear the pointer array, we allocate devices when we need them */
memset(slip_devs, 0, sizeof(struct net_device *)*slip_maxdev);
/* Fill in our line protocol discipline, and register it */
if ((status = tty_register_ldisc(N_SLIP, &sl_ldisc)) != 0) {
printk(KERN_ERR "SLIP: can't register line discipline (err = %d)\n", status);
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