Commit e2569b7e authored by Julia Lawall's avatar Julia Lawall Committed by Tony Luck

[IA64] Eliminate NULL test after alloc_bootmem in iosapic_alloc_rte()

As noted by Akinobu Mita alloc_bootmem and related functions never return
NULL and always return a zeroed region of memory.  Thus a NULL test or
memset after calls to these functions is unnecessary.
Signed-off-by: default avatarJulia Lawall <>
Signed-off-by: default avatarTony Luck <>
parent 8097110d
......@@ -558,8 +558,6 @@ static struct iosapic_rte_info * __init_refok iosapic_alloc_rte (void)
if (!iosapic_kmalloc_ok && list_empty(&free_rte_list)) {
rte = alloc_bootmem(sizeof(struct iosapic_rte_info) *
if (!rte)
return NULL;
for (i = 0; i < NR_PREALLOCATE_RTE_ENTRIES; i++, rte++)
list_add(&rte->rte_list, &free_rte_list);
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