Commit aca32b57 authored by Geyslan G. Bem's avatar Geyslan G. Bem Committed by Matt Fleming
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efivarfs: 'efivarfs_file_write' function reorganization

This reorganization removes useless 'bytes' prior assignment and uses
'memdup_user' instead 'kmalloc' + 'copy_from_user'.
Signed-off-by: default avatarGeyslan G. Bem <>
Signed-off-by: default avatarMatt Fleming <>
parent 0f8093a9
......@@ -21,7 +21,7 @@ static ssize_t efivarfs_file_write(struct file *file,
u32 attributes;
struct inode *inode = file->f_mapping->host;
unsigned long datasize = count - sizeof(attributes);
ssize_t bytes = 0;
ssize_t bytes;
bool set = false;
if (count < sizeof(attributes))
......@@ -33,14 +33,9 @@ static ssize_t efivarfs_file_write(struct file *file,
if (attributes & ~(EFI_VARIABLE_MASK))
return -EINVAL;
data = kmalloc(datasize, GFP_KERNEL);
if (!data)
return -ENOMEM;
if (copy_from_user(data, userbuf + sizeof(attributes), datasize)) {
bytes = -EFAULT;
goto out;
data = memdup_user(userbuf + sizeof(attributes), datasize);
if (IS_ERR(data))
return PTR_ERR(data);
bytes = efivar_entry_set_get_size(var, attributes, &datasize,
data, &set);
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