lists  /  announce  owl-users  owl-dev  john-users  john-dev  passwdqc-users  yescrypt  popa3d-users  /  oss-security  kernel-hardening  musl  sabotage  tlsify  passwords  /  crypt-dev  xvendor  /  Bugtraq  Full-Disclosure  linux-kernel  linux-netdev  linux-ext4  linux-hardening  PHC 
Open Source and information security mailing list archives
Hash Suite for Android: free password hash cracker in your pocket
[<prev] [next>] [day] [month] [year] [list]
Date:	Wed, 06 Dec 2006 20:37:25 -0800
Subject: [patch 201/354] ext4_ext_split(): remove dead code

From: Adrian Bunk <>

The Coverity checker noted that this was dead code, since in all places
above in this function, "err" is immediately checked.

Signed-off-by: Adrian Bunk <>
Cc: <>
Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <>

 fs/ext4/extents.c |    3 ---
 1 file changed, 3 deletions(-)

diff -puN fs/ext4/extents.c~ext4_ext_split-remove-dead-code fs/ext4/extents.c
--- a/fs/ext4/extents.c~ext4_ext_split-remove-dead-code
+++ a/fs/ext4/extents.c
@@ -800,9 +800,6 @@ static int ext4_ext_split(handle_t *hand
 	/* insert new index */
-	if (err)
-		goto cleanup;
 	err = ext4_ext_insert_index(handle, inode, path + at,
 				    le32_to_cpu(border), newblock);
To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-ext4" in
the body of a message to
More majordomo info at

Powered by blists - more mailing lists