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Date:   Fri, 21 Oct 2022 05:10:21 +0000
To:     Alexey Kodanev <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH net-next 1/3] sctp: remove unnecessary NULL check in


This series was applied to netdev/net-next.git (master)
by Jakub Kicinski <>:

On Wed, 19 Oct 2022 21:07:33 +0300 you wrote:
> '&asoc->ulpq' passed to sctp_ulpq_init() as the first argument,
> then sctp_qlpq_init() initializes it and eventually returns the
> address of the struct member back. Therefore, in this case, the
> return pointer cannot be NULL.
> Moreover, it seems sctp_ulpq_init() has always been used only in
> sctp_association_init(), so there's really no need to return ulpq
> anymore.
> [...]

Here is the summary with links:
  - [net-next,1/3] sctp: remove unnecessary NULL check in sctp_association_init()
  - [net-next,2/3] sctp: remove unnecessary NULL check in sctp_ulpq_tail_event()
  - [net-next,3/3] sctp: remove unnecessary NULL checks in sctp_enqueue_event()

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