The unused function list
idra at samba.org
Fri Sep 7 05:38:11 MDT 2012
On Fri, 2012-09-07 at 08:16 +0200, Volker Lendecke wrote:
> On Fri, Sep 07, 2012 at 04:03:51PM +1000, Andrew Bartlett wrote:
> > On Fri, 2012-09-07 at 07:52 +0200, Volker Lendecke wrote:
> > > On Fri, Sep 07, 2012 at 10:36:27AM +1000, Andrew Bartlett wrote:
> > > > Just a reminder that we generate a list of unused functions at:
> > > >
> > > > https://build.samba.org/lcov/data/coverage/samba_4_0_test/unused-fns.txt
> > > >
> > > > Some of these functions are from heimdal, pidl or complete an API that
> > > > isn't fully used, but there are others that are just unused, and could
> > > > be removed. (And of course unused code is very much untested code).
> > > >
> > > > (This list, and the code coverage functions were out of date for a
> > > > while, but are now generated on a twice daily basis).
> > >
> > > This list can't be right. For example ctdb_packet_flush is
> > > definitely used. It is a bad API, but in the current code it
> > > is part of the basic code connecting to ctdb. So please do
> > > not remove it and its users, this would completely break our
> > > cluster offering.
> > On the contrary, this is a genuine bug! source3/lib/ctdb_packet.c is
> What is the functionality that is broken by this "genuine
> bug"? Is a few kb too large a binary a "genuine bug" these
Hyperbole is a bug these days ...
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