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authorEugene Teo <eugeneteo@kernel.org>2011-01-24 21:05:17 -0800
committerDavid S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net>2011-01-24 21:05:17 -0800
commitb7c7d01aaed1f71d9afe815a569f0a81465a1744 (patch)
tree69d2d061d327713f3c1acc574507edbbb4a5ccb6 /net
parentd80bc0fd262ef840ed4e82593ad6416fa1ba3fc4 (diff)
net: clear heap allocation for ethtool_get_regs()
There is a conflict between commit b00916b1 and a77f5db3. This patch resolves the conflict by clearing the heap allocation in ethtool_get_regs(). Cc: stable@kernel.org Signed-off-by: Eugene Teo <eugeneteo@kernel.org> Signed-off-by: David S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net>
Diffstat (limited to 'net')
1 files changed, 1 insertions, 1 deletions
diff --git a/net/core/ethtool.c b/net/core/ethtool.c
index 17741782a34..ff2302910b5 100644
--- a/net/core/ethtool.c
+++ b/net/core/ethtool.c
@@ -817,7 +817,7 @@ static int ethtool_get_regs(struct net_device *dev, char __user *useraddr)
if (regs.len > reglen)
regs.len = reglen;
- regbuf = vmalloc(reglen);
+ regbuf = vzalloc(reglen);
if (!regbuf)
return -ENOMEM;