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SubjectRe: [PATCH 1/4 RESEND] mfd: arizona: fix undefined behavior
On Mon, 20 May 2019, Charles Keepax wrote:

> From: Arnd Bergmann <arnd@arndb.de>
>
> When the driver is used with a subdevice that is disabled in the
> kernel configuration, clang gets a little confused about the
> control flow and fails to notice that n_subdevs is only
> uninitialized when subdevs is NULL, and we check for that,
> leading to a false-positive warning:
>
> drivers/mfd/arizona-core.c:1423:19: error: variable 'n_subdevs' is uninitialized when used here
> [-Werror,-Wuninitialized]
> subdevs, n_subdevs, NULL, 0, NULL);
> ^~~~~~~~~
> drivers/mfd/arizona-core.c:999:15: note: initialize the variable 'n_subdevs' to silence this warning
> int n_subdevs, ret, i;
> ^
> = 0
>
> Ideally, we would rearrange the code to avoid all those early
> initializations and have an explicit exit in each disabled case,
> but it's much easier to chicken out and add one more initialization
> here to shut up the warning.
>
> Signed-off-by: Arnd Bergmann <arnd@arndb.de>
> Reviewed-by: Nathan Chancellor <natechancellor@gmail.com>
> Signed-off-by: Charles Keepax <ckeepax@opensource.cirrus.com>
> ---
> drivers/mfd/arizona-core.c | 2 +-
> 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 1 deletion(-)

Applied, thanks.

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