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From: Florian Fainelli <f.fainelli@gmail.com>
To: Tang Bin <tangbin@cmss.chinamobile.com>,
	davem@davemloft.net, kuba@kernel.org,
	bcm-kernel-feedback-list@broadcom.com
Cc: netdev@vger.kernel.org, linux-arm-kernel@lists.infradead.org,
	linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org,
	Zhang Shengju <zhangshengju@cmss.chinamobile.com>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] bcm63xx_enet: remove needless variable definitions
Date: Wed, 28 Jul 2021 09:14:53 -0700	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <fe95911f-b701-f241-c5a2-af8042c9b238@gmail.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20210728132456.2540-1-tangbin@cmss.chinamobile.com>



On 7/28/2021 6:24 AM, Tang Bin wrote:
> In the function bcm_enetsw_probe(), 'ret' will be assigned by
> bcm_enet_change_mtu(), so 'ret = 0' make no sense.

You are not removing the variable definition or declaration, you are 
removing a redundant assignment which is a different thing. I do agree 
with the rationale however, so please fix up the subject and I will add 
my Acked-by to this patch. Thanks!
> 
> Signed-off-by: Zhang Shengju <zhangshengju@cmss.chinamobile.com>
> Signed-off-by: Tang Bin <tangbin@cmss.chinamobile.com>
> ---
>   drivers/net/ethernet/broadcom/bcm63xx_enet.c | 1 -
>   1 file changed, 1 deletion(-)
> 
> diff --git a/drivers/net/ethernet/broadcom/bcm63xx_enet.c b/drivers/net/ethernet/broadcom/bcm63xx_enet.c
> index 916824cca..509e10013 100644
> --- a/drivers/net/ethernet/broadcom/bcm63xx_enet.c
> +++ b/drivers/net/ethernet/broadcom/bcm63xx_enet.c
> @@ -2646,7 +2646,6 @@ static int bcm_enetsw_probe(struct platform_device *pdev)
>   	if (!res_mem || irq_rx < 0)
>   		return -ENODEV;
>   
> -	ret = 0;
>   	dev = alloc_etherdev(sizeof(*priv));
>   	if (!dev)
>   		return -ENOMEM;
> 

-- 
Florian

      reply	other threads:[~2021-07-28 16:16 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 2+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2021-07-28 13:24 Tang Bin
2021-07-28 16:14 ` Florian Fainelli [this message]

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