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Date:	Wed, 5 Dec 2012 11:08:37 +0300
From:	Dan Carpenter <>
To:	"Theodore Ts'o" <>
Cc:	Andreas Dilger <>,,
Subject: [patch] ext4: unneeded variable in ext4_try_add_inline_entry()

We never actually use "backup_buf" so I have removed it.

Signed-off-by: Dan Carpenter <>

diff --git a/fs/ext4/inline.c b/fs/ext4/inline.c
index 1fe0cc4..26e4218 100644
--- a/fs/ext4/inline.c
+++ b/fs/ext4/inline.c
@@ -1224,7 +1224,7 @@ int ext4_try_add_inline_entry(handle_t *handle, struct dentry *dentry,
 			      struct inode *inode)
 	int ret, inline_size;
-	void *inline_start, *backup_buf = NULL;
+	void *inline_start;
 	struct ext4_iloc iloc;
 	struct inode *dir = dentry->d_parent->d_inode;
@@ -1276,7 +1276,6 @@ int ext4_try_add_inline_entry(handle_t *handle, struct dentry *dentry,
 	ret = ext4_convert_inline_data_nolock(handle, dir, &iloc);
-	kfree(backup_buf);
 	ext4_mark_inode_dirty(handle, dir);
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