[PATCH] staging: wlan-ng: collect return status without variable

Hariprasad Kelam hariprasad.kelam at gmail.com
Fri May 10 17:23:08 UTC 2019


On Fri, May 10, 2019 at 01:57:54PM +0300, Dan Carpenter wrote:
> On Fri, May 10, 2019 at 08:09:00AM +0530, Hariprasad Kelam wrote:
> > diff --git a/drivers/staging/wlan-ng/cfg80211.c b/drivers/staging/wlan-ng/cfg80211.c
> > index 8a862f7..5dad5ac 100644
> > --- a/drivers/staging/wlan-ng/cfg80211.c
> > +++ b/drivers/staging/wlan-ng/cfg80211.c
> > @@ -231,17 +231,12 @@ static int prism2_set_default_key(struct wiphy *wiphy, struct net_device *dev,
> >  {
> >  	struct wlandevice *wlandev = dev->ml_priv;
> >  
> > -	int err = 0;
> > -	int result = 0;
> > -
> > -	result = prism2_domibset_uint32(wlandev,
> > -		DIDMIB_DOT11SMT_PRIVACYTABLE_WEPDEFAULTKEYID,
> > -		key_index);
> > -
> > -	if (result)
> > -		err = -EFAULT;
> > -
> > -	return err;
> > +	if (prism2_domibset_uint32(wlandev,
> > +				   DIDMIB_DOT11SMT_PRIVACYTABLE_WEPDEFAULTKEYID,
> > +				   key_index))
> > +		return -EFAULT;
> > +	else
> > +		return 0;
> 
> We should just preserve the error codes from prism2_domibset_uint32().
> 
> 	return prism2_domibset_uint32(dev->ml_priv,
> 				DIDMIB_DOT11SMT_PRIVACYTABLE_WEPDEFAULTKEYID,
> 				key_index);
>
   prism2_domibset_uint32 function can return  -ENODEV,-EPERM,-EBUSY if
   fail  case.

   If we observe the pattern of calling this function,we can find
   
   "return -EFAULT on failure and 0 on success".

   Due to this we  can not collect return status directly.
> regards,
> dan carpenter
> 


More information about the devel mailing list