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ocfs2: cleanup dead code in ocfs2_acl_from_xattr()

Message ID 51F7802E.9080609@huawei.com
State New, archived
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Joseph Qi July 30, 2013, 8:58 a.m. UTC
In ocfs2_acl_from_xattr(), if size is less than
sizeof(struct posix_acl_entry), it returns ERR_PTR(-EINVAL) directly.
Then assign (size / sizeof(struct posix_acl_entry)) to count which will
be at least 1, that means the following branch (count < 0) and
(count == 0) will never be true.

Signed-off-by: Joseph Qi <joseph.qi@huawei.com>
---
 fs/ocfs2/acl.c |    4 ----
 1 file changed, 4 deletions(-)

Comments

Joel Becker Aug. 1, 2013, 7:22 a.m. UTC | #1
On Tue, Jul 30, 2013 at 04:58:22PM +0800, Joseph Qi wrote:
> In ocfs2_acl_from_xattr(), if size is less than
> sizeof(struct posix_acl_entry), it returns ERR_PTR(-EINVAL) directly.
> Then assign (size / sizeof(struct posix_acl_entry)) to count which will
> be at least 1, that means the following branch (count < 0) and
> (count == 0) will never be true.
> 
> Signed-off-by: Joseph Qi <joseph.qi@huawei.com>

Acked-by: Joel Becker <jlbec@evilplan.org>

> ---
>  fs/ocfs2/acl.c |    4 ----
>  1 file changed, 4 deletions(-)
> 
> diff --git a/fs/ocfs2/acl.c b/fs/ocfs2/acl.c
> index 8a40457..b4f788e 100644
> --- a/fs/ocfs2/acl.c
> +++ b/fs/ocfs2/acl.c
> @@ -51,10 +51,6 @@ static struct posix_acl *ocfs2_acl_from_xattr(const void *value, size_t size)
>  		return ERR_PTR(-EINVAL);
>  
>  	count = size / sizeof(struct posix_acl_entry);
> -	if (count < 0)
> -		return ERR_PTR(-EINVAL);
> -	if (count == 0)
> -		return NULL;
>  
>  	acl = posix_acl_alloc(count, GFP_NOFS);
>  	if (!acl)
> -- 
> 1.7.9.7
>
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diff --git a/fs/ocfs2/acl.c b/fs/ocfs2/acl.c
index 8a40457..b4f788e 100644
--- a/fs/ocfs2/acl.c
+++ b/fs/ocfs2/acl.c
@@ -51,10 +51,6 @@  static struct posix_acl *ocfs2_acl_from_xattr(const void *value, size_t size)
 		return ERR_PTR(-EINVAL);
 
 	count = size / sizeof(struct posix_acl_entry);
-	if (count < 0)
-		return ERR_PTR(-EINVAL);
-	if (count == 0)
-		return NULL;
 
 	acl = posix_acl_alloc(count, GFP_NOFS);
 	if (!acl)