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mtd: remove redundant assignment to pointer eb

Message ID 20200911102321.22515-1-colin.king@canonical.com
State New
Delegated to: Richard Weinberger
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Series mtd: remove redundant assignment to pointer eb | expand

Commit Message

Colin King Sept. 11, 2020, 10:23 a.m. UTC
From: Colin Ian King <colin.king@canonical.com>

Pointer eb is being assigned a value that is never read, the assignment
is redundant and can be removed.

Addresses-Coverity: ("Unused value")
Signed-off-by: Colin Ian King <colin.king@canonical.com>
---
 drivers/mtd/mtdswap.c | 1 -
 1 file changed, 1 deletion(-)

Comments

Miquel Raynal Sept. 11, 2020, 3:55 p.m. UTC | #1
Hi Colin,

Colin King <colin.king@canonical.com> wrote on Fri, 11 Sep 2020
11:23:21 +0100:

> From: Colin Ian King <colin.king@canonical.com>
> 
> Pointer eb is being assigned a value that is never read, the assignment
> is redundant and can be removed.
> 
> Addresses-Coverity: ("Unused value")
> Signed-off-by: Colin Ian King <colin.king@canonical.com>
> ---
>  drivers/mtd/mtdswap.c | 1 -
>  1 file changed, 1 deletion(-)
> 
> diff --git a/drivers/mtd/mtdswap.c b/drivers/mtd/mtdswap.c
> index 58eefa43af14..795dec4483c2 100644
> --- a/drivers/mtd/mtdswap.c
> +++ b/drivers/mtd/mtdswap.c
> @@ -1053,7 +1053,6 @@ static int mtdswap_writesect(struct mtd_blktrans_dev *dev,
>  	if (ret < 0)
>  		return ret;
>  
> -	eb = d->eb_data + (newblock / d->pages_per_eblk);
>  	d->page_data[page] = newblock;
>  
>  	return 0;

Yes it looks unused but perhaps it helps to catch the logic here. This
is not a strong disagreement but I'd keep it this way. Let's see what
other maintainers think.

Thanks,
Miquèl
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diff --git a/drivers/mtd/mtdswap.c b/drivers/mtd/mtdswap.c
index 58eefa43af14..795dec4483c2 100644
--- a/drivers/mtd/mtdswap.c
+++ b/drivers/mtd/mtdswap.c
@@ -1053,7 +1053,6 @@  static int mtdswap_writesect(struct mtd_blktrans_dev *dev,
 	if (ret < 0)
 		return ret;
 
-	eb = d->eb_data + (newblock / d->pages_per_eblk);
 	d->page_data[page] = newblock;
 
 	return 0;