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Re: USB: hub: Delete an error message for a failed memory allocation in usb_hub_clear_tt_buffer()




Hi Markus,

On Wed, Dec 6, 2017 at 6:51 PM, SF Markus Elfring
<elfring@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>> The system will come to a grinding halt anyway if it can't allocate 24 or 40 bytes.
>
> Maybe.

Since you've been sending zillions of patches for this, perhaps the time
is ripe to actually try to trigger this, and see what happens?

>> Which is BTW more or less the amount of memory saved by killing
>> the useless (error) message.
>
> Would you dare to resend this update suggestion after such a view?

Of course. That was implied.

Gr{oetje,eeting}s,

                        Geert

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