Bug 246109 - remove unused var in alloc_ldt()
Summary: remove unused var in alloc_ldt()
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 234580
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4
Classification: Red Hat
Component: kernel   
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Version: 4.0
Hardware: All Linux
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Assignee: Jerome Marchand
QA Contact: Martin Jenner
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Reported: 2007-06-28 15:56 UTC by Jason Baron
Modified: 2013-03-06 05:59 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2007-06-29 09:07:40 UTC
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Tracker ID Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHBA-2007:0791 normal SHIPPED_LIVE Updated kernel packages available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 Update 6 2007-11-14 18:25:55 UTC

Description Jason Baron 2007-06-28 15:56:39 UTC
Description of problem:

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

 remove unused var in alloc_ldt() 

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
This is very simple. The 4g4g patch removes all the accesses to the
'oldsize' variable in alloc_ldt(), except one now useless assignment and the
variable declaration. This patch fully remove the useless variable.
I test it using the 223851 reproducer which make heavy use of this part of

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Comment 1 RHEL Product and Program Management 2007-06-28 16:05:58 UTC
This request was evaluated by Red Hat Product Management for inclusion in a Red
Hat Enterprise Linux maintenance release.  Product Management has requested
further review of this request by Red Hat Engineering, for potential
inclusion in a Red Hat Enterprise Linux Update release for currently deployed
products.  This request is not yet committed for inclusion in an Update

Comment 2 Jason Baron 2007-06-28 19:49:44 UTC
committed in stream U6 build 55.14. A test kernel with this patch is available
from http://people.redhat.com/~jbaron/rhel4/

Comment 3 Jerome Marchand 2007-06-29 09:07:40 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 234580 ***

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