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Date:   Wed, 29 May 2019 20:07:07 -0700
From:   Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@...uxfoundation.org>
To:     linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org
Cc:     Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@...uxfoundation.org>,
        stable@...r.kernel.org, Arnd Bergmann <arnd@...db.de>,
        Larry Finger <Larry.Finger@...inger.net>,
        Nathan Chancellor <natechancellor@...il.com>,
        Kalle Valo <kvalo@...eaurora.org>,
        Sasha Levin <sashal@...nel.org>
Subject: [PATCH 4.9 095/128] b43: shut up clang -Wuninitialized variable warning

[ Upstream commit d825db346270dbceef83b7b750dbc29f1d7dcc0e ]

Clang warns about what is clearly a case of passing an uninitalized
variable into a static function:

drivers/net/wireless/broadcom/b43/phy_lp.c:1852:23: error: variable 'gains' is uninitialized when used here
      [-Werror,-Wuninitialized]
                lpphy_papd_cal(dev, gains, 0, 1, 30);
                                    ^~~~~
drivers/net/wireless/broadcom/b43/phy_lp.c:1838:2: note: variable 'gains' is declared here
        struct lpphy_tx_gains gains, oldgains;
        ^
1 error generated.

However, this function is empty, and its arguments are never evaluated,
so gcc in contrast does not warn here. Both compilers behave in a
reasonable way as far as I can tell, so we should change the code
to avoid the warning everywhere.

We could just eliminate the lpphy_papd_cal() function entirely,
given that it has had the TODO comment in it for 10 years now
and is rather unlikely to ever get done. I'm doing a simpler
change here, and just pass the 'oldgains' variable in that has
been initialized, based on the guess that this is what was
originally meant.

Fixes: 2c0d6100da3e ("b43: LP-PHY: Begin implementing calibration & software RFKILL support")
Signed-off-by: Arnd Bergmann <arnd@...db.de>
Acked-by: Larry Finger <Larry.Finger@...inger.net>
Reviewed-by: Nathan Chancellor <natechancellor@...il.com>
Signed-off-by: Kalle Valo <kvalo@...eaurora.org>
Signed-off-by: Sasha Levin <sashal@...nel.org>
---
 drivers/net/wireless/broadcom/b43/phy_lp.c | 6 +++---
 1 file changed, 3 insertions(+), 3 deletions(-)

diff --git a/drivers/net/wireless/broadcom/b43/phy_lp.c b/drivers/net/wireless/broadcom/b43/phy_lp.c
index 6922cbb99a044..5a0699fb4b9ab 100644
--- a/drivers/net/wireless/broadcom/b43/phy_lp.c
+++ b/drivers/net/wireless/broadcom/b43/phy_lp.c
@@ -1834,7 +1834,7 @@ static void lpphy_papd_cal(struct b43_wldev *dev, struct lpphy_tx_gains gains,
 static void lpphy_papd_cal_txpwr(struct b43_wldev *dev)
 {
 	struct b43_phy_lp *lpphy = dev->phy.lp;
-	struct lpphy_tx_gains gains, oldgains;
+	struct lpphy_tx_gains oldgains;
 	int old_txpctl, old_afe_ovr, old_rf, old_bbmult;
 
 	lpphy_read_tx_pctl_mode_from_hardware(dev);
@@ -1848,9 +1848,9 @@ static void lpphy_papd_cal_txpwr(struct b43_wldev *dev)
 	lpphy_set_tx_power_control(dev, B43_LPPHY_TXPCTL_OFF);
 
 	if (dev->dev->chip_id == 0x4325 && dev->dev->chip_rev == 0)
-		lpphy_papd_cal(dev, gains, 0, 1, 30);
+		lpphy_papd_cal(dev, oldgains, 0, 1, 30);
 	else
-		lpphy_papd_cal(dev, gains, 0, 1, 65);
+		lpphy_papd_cal(dev, oldgains, 0, 1, 65);
 
 	if (old_afe_ovr)
 		lpphy_set_tx_gains(dev, oldgains);
-- 
2.20.1



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