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Date:   Wed, 21 Jul 2021 12:56:30 +0100
From:   Colin King <>
To:     Alexei Starovoitov <>,
        Daniel Borkmann <>,
        Andrii Nakryiko <>,
        Martin KaFai Lau <>,
        Song Liu <>, Yonghong Song <>,
        John Fastabend <>,
        KP Singh <>,,
Subject: [PATCH] bpf: remove redundant intiialization of variable stype

From: Colin Ian King <>

The variable stype is being initialized with a value that is never
read, it is being updated later on. The assignment is redundant and
can be removed.

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

diff --git a/kernel/bpf/local_storage.c b/kernel/bpf/local_storage.c
index 362e81481594..7ed2a14dc0de 100644
--- a/kernel/bpf/local_storage.c
+++ b/kernel/bpf/local_storage.c
@@ -406,7 +406,7 @@ static int cgroup_storage_check_btf(const struct bpf_map *map,
 static void cgroup_storage_seq_show_elem(struct bpf_map *map, void *key,
 					 struct seq_file *m)
-	enum bpf_cgroup_storage_type stype = cgroup_storage_type(map);
+	enum bpf_cgroup_storage_type stype;
 	struct bpf_cgroup_storage *storage;
 	int cpu;

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