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Date:   Sat, 26 Sep 2020 18:45:58 +0100
From:   Alex Dewar <alex.dewar90@...il.com>
To:     unlisted-recipients:; (no To-header on input)
Cc:     Alex Dewar <alex.dewar90@...il.com>,
        Kalle Valo <kvalo@...eaurora.org>,
        "David S. Miller" <davem@...emloft.net>,
        Jakub Kicinski <kuba@...nel.org>,
        linux-wireless@...r.kernel.org, netdev@...r.kernel.org,
        linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org
Subject: [PATCH] wl3501_cs: Remove unnecessary NULL check

In wl3501_detach(), link->priv is checked for a NULL value before being
passed to free_netdev(). However, it cannot be NULL at this point as it
has already been passed to other functions, so just remove the check.

Addresses-Coverity: CID 710499: Null pointer dereferences (REVERSE_INULL)
Signed-off-by: Alex Dewar <alex.dewar90@...il.com>
---
 drivers/net/wireless/wl3501_cs.c | 4 +---
 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 3 deletions(-)

diff --git a/drivers/net/wireless/wl3501_cs.c b/drivers/net/wireless/wl3501_cs.c
index 4e7a2140649b..026e88b80bfc 100644
--- a/drivers/net/wireless/wl3501_cs.c
+++ b/drivers/net/wireless/wl3501_cs.c
@@ -1433,9 +1433,7 @@ static void wl3501_detach(struct pcmcia_device *link)
 	wl3501_release(link);
 
 	unregister_netdev(dev);
-
-	if (link->priv)
-		free_netdev(link->priv);
+	free_netdev(dev);
 }
 
 static int wl3501_get_name(struct net_device *dev, struct iw_request_info *info,
-- 
2.28.0

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