From: Jiri Slaby on
Stanse found that nl80211_set_wiphy imporperly handles a lock and netdev
reference and contains unreachable code. It is because there return statement
isntead of assignment to result variable. Fix that.

Signed-off-by: Jiri Slaby <jirislaby(a)>
Cc: Johannes Berg <johannes(a)>
Cc: "John W. Linville" <linville(a)>
Cc: "David S. Miller" <davem(a)>
Cc: Jouni Malinen <j(a)>
Cc: Samuel Ortiz <sameo(a)>
Cc: linux-wireless(a)
Cc: netdev(a)
net/wireless/nl80211.c | 2 +-
1 files changed, 1 insertions(+), 1 deletions(-)

diff --git a/net/wireless/nl80211.c b/net/wireless/nl80211.c
index 85285b4..fbfac58 100644
--- a/net/wireless/nl80211.c
+++ b/net/wireless/nl80211.c
@@ -877,7 +877,7 @@ static int nl80211_set_wiphy(struct sk_buff *skb, struct genl_info *info)
int idx, mbm = 0;

if (!rdev->ops->set_tx_power) {
- return -EOPNOTSUPP;
+ result = -EOPNOTSUPP;
goto bad_res;


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