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Date:   Fri, 22 Mar 2019 15:20:00 -0400
From:   Steven Rostedt <rostedt@...dmis.org>
To:     frowand.list@...il.com
Cc:     linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org,
        Masami Hiramatsu <mhiramat@...nel.org>,
        Ingo Molnar <mingo@...nel.org>,
        Tom Zanussi <tom.zanussi@...ux.intel.com>,
        Ravi Bangoria <ravi.bangoria@...ux.vnet.ibm.com>
Subject: Re: [PATCH v2] tracing: initialize variable in create_dyn_event()

On Thu, 21 Mar 2019 23:58:20 -0700
frowand.list@...il.com wrote:

> From: Frank Rowand <frank.rowand@...y.com>
> 
> Fix compile warning in create_dyn_event(): 'ret' may be used uninitialized
> in this function [-Wuninitialized].
> 
> Fixes: 5448d44c3855 ("tracing: Add unified dynamic event framework")
> 
> Signed-off-by: Frank Rowand <frank.rowand@...y.com>

Applied. Thanks Frank!

-- Steve

> ---
> 
> changes since v1:
>   - initialize to -ENODEV instead of 0, as suggested by Steve
> 
>  kernel/trace/trace_dynevent.c | 2 +-
>  1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 1 deletion(-)
> 
> diff --git a/kernel/trace/trace_dynevent.c b/kernel/trace/trace_dynevent.c
> index dd1f43588d70..fa100ed3b4de 100644
> --- a/kernel/trace/trace_dynevent.c
> +++ b/kernel/trace/trace_dynevent.c
> @@ -74,7 +74,7 @@ int dyn_event_release(int argc, char **argv, struct dyn_event_operations *type)
>  static int create_dyn_event(int argc, char **argv)
>  {
>  	struct dyn_event_operations *ops;
> -	int ret;
> +	int ret = -ENODEV;
>  
>  	if (argv[0][0] == '-' || argv[0][0] == '!')
>  		return dyn_event_release(argc, argv, NULL);

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