CGroup API files: strip all trailing whitespace in cgroup_write_u64
Paul Menage [Tue, 29 Apr 2008 07:59:59 +0000 (00:59 -0700)]
This removes the need for people to remember to pass the -n flag to echo when
writing values to cgroup control files.

Signed-off-by: Paul Menage <menage@google.com>
Cc: "Li Zefan" <lizf@cn.fujitsu.com>
Cc: Balbir Singh <balbir@in.ibm.com>
Cc: Paul Jackson <pj@sgi.com>
Cc: Pavel Emelyanov <xemul@openvz.org>
Cc: KAMEZAWA Hiroyuki <kamezawa.hiroyu@jp.fujitsu.com>
Cc: "YAMAMOTO Takashi" <yamamoto@valinux.co.jp>
Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org>
Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>

kernel/cgroup.c

index 0bd79a8..57afdde 100644 (file)
@@ -1329,10 +1329,7 @@ static ssize_t cgroup_write_u64(struct cgroup *cgrp, struct cftype *cft,
                return -EFAULT;
 
        buffer[nbytes] = 0;     /* nul-terminate */
-
-       /* strip newline if necessary */
-       if (nbytes && (buffer[nbytes-1] == '\n'))
-               buffer[nbytes-1] = 0;
+       strstrip(buffer);
        val = simple_strtoull(buffer, &end, 0);
        if (*end)
                return -EINVAL;