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Date:   Mon, 2 Aug 2021 11:55:56 -0300
From:   Leandro Coutinho <>
Subject: net: intel/e1000e/netdev.c __ew32_prepare parameter not used?


I'm a newbie and I was just looking at the code to learn.

It seems the parameter `*hw` is not used.
Although I didn't find where `FWSM` is defined.

Should it be removed? Or is the parameter really needed?

static void __ew32_prepare(struct e1000_hw *hw)
    s32 i = E1000_ICH_FWSM_PCIM2PCI_COUNT;

    while ((er32(FWSM) & E1000_ICH_FWSM_PCIM2PCI) && --i)

It's because it gives an impression that "hw" is being changed somehow.

If you think it should be removed, I can send a patch.

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