sparc: fix the return value of module_alloc()
Wei Yongjun [Thu, 20 Sep 2012 18:57:51 +0000 (18:57 +0000)]
In case of error, function module_alloc() in other platform never
returns ERR_PTR(), and all of the user only check for NULL, so
we'd better return NULL instead of ERR_PTR().

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Signed-off-by: Wei Yongjun <yongjun_wei@trendmicro.com.cn>
Signed-off-by: David S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net>

arch/sparc/kernel/module.c

index bae6ab6..f1ddc0d 100644 (file)
@@ -48,9 +48,7 @@ void *module_alloc(unsigned long size)
                return NULL;
 
        ret = module_map(size);
-       if (!ret)
-               ret = ERR_PTR(-ENOMEM);
-       else
+       if (ret)
                memset(ret, 0, size);
 
        return ret;