Patchwork Eliminate dead assignment in regex_internal.c/re_node_set_insert()

login
register
mail settings
Submitter Paul Eggert
Date Aug. 21, 2019, 6:08 p.m.
Message ID <43b969fe-07d4-8b55-13e3-0f9e75fd5e22@cs.ucla.edu>
Download mbox | patch
Permalink /patch/34233/
State New
Headers show

Comments

Paul Eggert - Aug. 21, 2019, 6:08 p.m.
Thanks for reporting the issue. That Gnulib file is shared with glibc, so I 
installed the attached obvious fix there and am cc'ing the glibc list.

Patch

From f615e3fced100914b1ee4d690f380deb69a4be70 Mon Sep 17 00:00:00 2001
From: Paul Eggert <eggert@cs.ucla.edu>
Date: Wed, 21 Aug 2019 09:29:09 -0700
Subject: [PATCH] Remove dead regex code
MIME-Version: 1.0
Content-Type: text/plain; charset=UTF-8
Content-Transfer-Encoding: 8bit

* posix/regex_internal.c (re_node_set_insert):
Remove unnecessary assignment.  Reported by Tim Rühsen in:
https://lists.gnu.org/r/bug-gnulib/2019-08/msg00026.html
---
 ChangeLog              | 5 +++++
 posix/regex_internal.c | 1 -
 2 files changed, 5 insertions(+), 1 deletion(-)

diff --git a/ChangeLog b/ChangeLog
index 2db09d2f18..182aa13353 100644
--- a/ChangeLog
+++ b/ChangeLog
@@ -1,5 +1,10 @@ 
 2019-08-21  Paul Eggert  <eggert@cs.ucla.edu>
 
+	Remove dead regex code
+	* posix/regex_internal.c (re_node_set_insert):
+	Remove unnecessary assignment.  Reported by Tim Rühsen in:
+	https://lists.gnu.org/r/bug-gnulib/2019-08/msg00026.html
+
 	Fix bad pointer / leak in regex code
 	This was found by Coverity (CID 1484201).  [BZ#24844]
 	* posix/regex_internal.c (create_cd_newstate): Fix use of bad
diff --git a/posix/regex_internal.c b/posix/regex_internal.c
index f53ded93a8..99fbb26ecb 100644
--- a/posix/regex_internal.c
+++ b/posix/regex_internal.c
@@ -1311,7 +1311,6 @@  re_node_set_insert (re_node_set *set, Idx elem)
      first element separately to skip a check in the inner loop.  */
   if (elem < set->elems[0])
     {
-      idx = 0;
       for (idx = set->nelem; idx > 0; idx--)
 	set->elems[idx] = set->elems[idx - 1];
     }
-- 
2.21.0