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Date:	Thu, 6 Mar 2014 11:53:56 -0800
From:	Greg KH <>
To:	"Maxin B. John" <>
	"Maxin B. John" <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH 2/2] lustre/lov_obd: fix possible null pointer dereference

On Wed, Mar 05, 2014 at 02:04:36PM +0100, Maxin B. John wrote:
> From: "Maxin B. John" <>
> osc_obd can be NULL. cppcheck reported this:
> [lustre/lustre/lov/lov_obd.c:283]: (error) Possible null pointer dereference:
> osc_obd - otherwise it is redundant to check if osc_obd is null at line 295

Same problem, osc_obd can never be NULL, please be more careful with
your patches, and just remove pointless tests instead of papering over
them with patches like this.


greg k-h
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