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Unreachable success in EchoServer.cc
From: sean rivera <rivera.shadowoftruth () gmail com>
Date: Fri, 8 Jun 2012 20:31:01 -0600
I was looking at the warnings in EchoServer.cc and I noticed that in
EchoServer::start() there is an unreachable line code. More specifically
the return OP_SUCCESS; will never be called, near as I can tell.
From what I can see there is a while(1) loop above that can only be broken
out of in 3 places.
Line 1454 if the calloc fails.
Line 1459 if the new client creation fails.
Line 1479 if the generate hs_server doesn't return OP_SUCCES
All three of those places return OP_FAILURE, and there is no where that one
can break out of the infinite loop to get OP_SUCCESS.
Is that OP_SUCCESS just there to quite compiler warnings about not having a
return value, or am I just missing something?
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