On Tue, 20 Sep 2016, SF Markus Elfring <elfr...@users.sourceforge.net> wrote:
> From: Markus Elfring <elfr...@users.sourceforge.net>
> Date: Tue, 20 Sep 2016 08:54:07 +0200
>
> A multiplication for the size determination of a memory allocation
> indicated that an array data structure should be processed.
> Thus use the corresponding function "kmalloc_array".
>
> This issue was detected by using the Coccinelle software.

Did you test this running on the hardware?

BR,
Jani.

>
> Signed-off-by: Markus Elfring <elfr...@users.sourceforge.net>
> ---
>  drivers/gpu/drm/gma500/mid_bios.c | 2 +-
>  1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 1 deletion(-)
>
> diff --git a/drivers/gpu/drm/gma500/mid_bios.c 
> b/drivers/gpu/drm/gma500/mid_bios.c
> index d75ecb3..a833568 100644
> --- a/drivers/gpu/drm/gma500/mid_bios.c
> +++ b/drivers/gpu/drm/gma500/mid_bios.c
> @@ -235,7 +235,7 @@ static int mid_get_vbt_data_r10(struct drm_psb_private 
> *dev_priv, u32 addr)
>       if (read_vbt_r10(addr, &vbt))
>               return -1;
>  
> -     gct = kmalloc(sizeof(*gct) * vbt.panel_count, GFP_KERNEL);
> +     gct = kmalloc_array(vbt.panel_count, sizeof(*gct), GFP_KERNEL);
>       if (!gct)
>               return -1;

-- 
Jani Nikula, Intel Open Source Technology Center

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