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Date:   Sat,  9 May 2020 22:57:56 +0100
From:   Colin King <>
To:     Bjørn Mork <>,
        "David S . Miller" <>,,
Subject: [PATCH] net: usb: qmi_wwan: remove redundant assignment to variable status

From: Colin Ian King <>

The variable status is being initializeed with a value that is never read
and it is being updated later with a new value. The initialization
is redundant and can be removed.

Addresses-Coverity: ("Unused value")
Signed-off-by: Colin Ian King <>
 drivers/net/usb/qmi_wwan.c | 2 +-
 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 1 deletion(-)

diff --git a/drivers/net/usb/qmi_wwan.c b/drivers/net/usb/qmi_wwan.c
index 4bb8552a00d3..b0eab6e5279d 100644
--- a/drivers/net/usb/qmi_wwan.c
+++ b/drivers/net/usb/qmi_wwan.c
@@ -719,7 +719,7 @@ static int qmi_wwan_change_dtr(struct usbnet *dev, bool on)
 static int qmi_wwan_bind(struct usbnet *dev, struct usb_interface *intf)
-	int status = -1;
+	int status;
 	u8 *buf = intf->cur_altsetting->extra;
 	int len = intf->cur_altsetting->extralen;
 	struct usb_interface_descriptor *desc = &intf->cur_altsetting->desc;

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