Commit fdca5e6a authored by Yaowei Bai's avatar Yaowei Bai Committed by Linus Torvalds

fs/hpfs/namei.c: remove unnecessary new_valid_dev() check

new_valid_dev() always returns 1, so the !new_valid_dev() check is not
needed.  Remove it.
Signed-off-by: default avatarYaowei Bai <>
Cc: Alexander Viro <>
Cc: Mikulas Patocka <>
Signed-off-by: default avatarAndrew Morton <>
Signed-off-by: default avatarLinus Torvalds <>
parent a8415e4b
......@@ -227,8 +227,6 @@ static int hpfs_mknod(struct inode *dir, struct dentry *dentry, umode_t mode, de
int err;
if ((err = hpfs_chk_name(name, &len))) return err==-ENOENT ? -EINVAL : err;
if (hpfs_sb(dir->i_sb)->sb_eas < 2) return -EPERM;
if (!new_valid_dev(rdev))
return -EINVAL;
err = -ENOSPC;
fnode = hpfs_alloc_fnode(dir->i_sb, hpfs_i(dir)->i_dno, &fno, &bh);
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