Patchwork [PULL,1/4] nbd/server: Kill pointless shadowed variable

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Submitter Eric Blake
Date Feb. 11, 2019, 8:51 p.m.
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Eric Blake - Feb. 11, 2019, 8:51 p.m. pointed out that commit 678ba275 introduced a shadowed
declaration of local variable 'bs'; thankfully, the inner 'bs'
obtained by 'blk_bs(blk)' matches the outer one given that we had
'blk_insert_bs(blk, bs, errp)' a few lines earlier, and there are
no later uses of 'bs' beyond the scope of the 'if (bitmap)' to
care if we change the value stored in 'bs' while traveling the
backing chain to find a bitmap.  So simply get rid of the extra

Reported-by: Peter Maydell <>
Signed-off-by: Eric Blake <>
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Signed-off-by: Eric Blake <>
 nbd/server.c | 1 -
 1 file changed, 1 deletion(-)


diff --git a/nbd/server.c b/nbd/server.c
index 838c150d8ca..0910d09a6d4 100644
--- a/nbd/server.c
+++ b/nbd/server.c
@@ -1495,7 +1495,6 @@  NBDExport *nbd_export_new(BlockDriverState *bs, uint64_t dev_offset,

     if (bitmap) {
         BdrvDirtyBitmap *bm = NULL;
-        BlockDriverState *bs = blk_bs(blk);

         while (true) {
             bm = bdrv_find_dirty_bitmap(bs, bitmap);