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Date:	Sat, 31 May 2014 17:17:52 +0200
From:	walter harms <wharms@....de>
To:	Peter Senna Tschudin <peter.senna@...il.com>
CC:	Solomon Peachy <pizza@...ftnet.org>,
	kernel-janitors@...r.kernel.org,
	"John W. Linville" <linville@...driver.com>,
	linux-wireless@...r.kernel.org, netdev@...r.kernel.org,
	linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org
Subject: Re: [PATCH 2/11] cw1200: Remove useless return variables



Am 31.05.2014 15:14, schrieb Peter Senna Tschudin:
> This patch remove variables that are initialized with a constant,
> are never updated, and are only used as parameter of return.
> Return the constant instead of using a variable.
> 
> Verified by compilation only.
> 
> The coccinelle script that find and fixes this issue is:
> // <smpl>
> @@
> type T;
> constant C;
> identifier ret;
> @@
> - T ret = C;
> ... when != ret
>     when strict
> return
> - ret
> + C
> ;
> // </smpl>
> 
> Signed-off-by: Peter Senna Tschudin <peter.senna@...il.com>
> 
> ---
>  drivers/net/wireless/cw1200/sta.c |   19 +------------------
>  1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 18 deletions(-)
> 
> diff --git a/drivers/net/wireless/cw1200/sta.c b/drivers/net/wireless/cw1200/sta.c
> index cd0cad7..622370c 100644
> --- a/drivers/net/wireless/cw1200/sta.c
> +++ b/drivers/net/wireless/cw1200/sta.c
> @@ -2289,24 +2289,7 @@ static int cw1200_upload_null(struct cw1200_common *priv)
>  
>  static int cw1200_upload_qosnull(struct cw1200_common *priv)
>  {
> -	int ret = 0;
> -	/* TODO:  This needs to be implemented
> -
> -	struct wsm_template_frame frame = {
> -		.frame_type = WSM_FRAME_TYPE_QOS_NULL,
> -		.rate = 0xFF,
> -	};
> -
> -	frame.skb = ieee80211_qosnullfunc_get(priv->hw, priv->vif);
> -	if (!frame.skb)
> -		return -ENOMEM;
> -
> -	ret = wsm_set_template_frame(priv, &frame);
> -
> -	dev_kfree_skb(frame.skb);
> -
> -	*/
> -	return ret;
> +	return 0;
>  }
>  
>  static int cw1200_enable_beaconing(struct cw1200_common *priv,


are you sure you want to remove the entire function ?

re,
 wh

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