Commit:     3f0666ee3039443fa7b7cf436dd16ce0dd8e3f95
Parent:     c308c1b20e2eb7b13f200a7c18b3f23561318367
Author:     Pavel Emelyanov <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
AuthorDate: Thu Nov 1 00:34:42 2007 -0700
Committer:  David S. Miller <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
CommitDate: Thu Nov 1 00:34:42 2007 -0700

    [NET]: Auto-zero the allocated sock object
    We have a __GFP_ZERO flag that allocates a zeroed chunk of memory.
    Use it in the sk_alloc() and avoid a hand-made memset().
    This is a temporary patch that will help us in the nearest future :)
    Signed-off-by: Pavel Emelyanov <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
    Signed-off-by: David S. Miller <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
 net/core/sock.c |    4 +++-
 1 files changed, 3 insertions(+), 1 deletions(-)

diff --git a/net/core/sock.c b/net/core/sock.c
index 6ee2ed1..b66f607 100644
--- a/net/core/sock.c
+++ b/net/core/sock.c
@@ -908,10 +908,12 @@ struct sock *sk_alloc(struct net *net, int family, gfp_t 
        struct sock *sk;
+       if (zero_it)
+               priority |= __GFP_ZERO;
        sk = sk_prot_alloc(prot, priority);
        if (sk) {
                if (zero_it) {
-                       memset(sk, 0, prot->obj_size);
                        sk->sk_family = family;
                         * See comment in struct sock definition to understand
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