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>From 7a0cf42edd9cc335572aa8614df0ebefa2f537be Mon Sep 17 00:00:00 2001
From: Markus Elfring <>
Date: Thu, 10 Aug 2017 16:21:34 +0200
Subject: [PATCH] ASoC: compress: Delete error messages for a failed memory
 allocation in snd_soc_new_compress()

Omit extra messages for a memory allocation failure in this function.

This issue was detected by using the Coccinelle software.

Signed-off-by: Markus Elfring <>
Signed-off-by: Mark Brown <>
 sound/soc/soc-compress.c | 7 ++-----
 1 file changed, 2 insertions(+), 5 deletions(-)

diff --git a/sound/soc/soc-compress.c b/sound/soc/soc-compress.c
index 206f36bf43e8..6c867d50e036 100644
--- a/sound/soc/soc-compress.c
+++ b/sound/soc/soc-compress.c
@@ -764,15 +764,12 @@ int snd_soc_new_compress(struct snd_soc_pcm_runtime *rtd, 
int num)
                direction = SND_COMPRESS_CAPTURE;
        compr = kzalloc(sizeof(*compr), GFP_KERNEL);
-       if (compr == NULL) {
-               snd_printk(KERN_ERR "Cannot allocate compr\n");
+       if (!compr)
                return -ENOMEM;
-       }
        compr->ops = devm_kzalloc(rtd->card->dev, sizeof(soc_compr_ops),
-       if (compr->ops == NULL) {
-               dev_err(rtd->card->dev, "Cannot allocate compressed ops\n");
+       if (!compr->ops) {
                ret = -ENOMEM;
                goto compr_err;

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