Examples of errors detected by the V751 diagnostic.


V751. Parameter is not used inside method's body.


Linux Kernel

V751 Parameter 'LCDheight' is not used inside function body. init.c 339


static
unsigned short
SiS_GetModeID(int VGAEngine, unsigned int VBFlags,
              int HDisplay, int VDisplay,
              int Depth, bool FSTN,
              int LCDwidth, int LCDheight)
{
  unsigned short ModeIndex = 0;

  switch(HDisplay)
  {
  case 320:
    if(VDisplay == 200) ModeIndex = ModeIndex_320x200[Depth];
    else if(VDisplay == 240) {
      if((VBFlags & CRT2_LCD) && (FSTN))
        ModeIndex = ModeIndex_320x240_FSTN[Depth];
      else
        ModeIndex = ModeIndex_320x240[Depth];
    }
    break;
  case 400:
    if((!(VBFlags & CRT1_LCDA)) ||
       ((LCDwidth >= 800) && (LCDwidth >= 600))) { // <=
      if(VDisplay == 300) ModeIndex = ModeIndex_400x300[Depth];
    }
    break;
  case 512:
    if((!(VBFlags & CRT1_LCDA)) ||
       ((LCDwidth >= 1024) && (LCDwidth >= 768))) { // <=
      if(VDisplay == 384) ModeIndex = ModeIndex_512x384[Depth];
    }
    break;
    ....
  }

  return ModeIndex;
}

Valgrind

V751 Parameter 'i2' is not used inside function body. host_tilegx_defs.c 1223


void genReload_TILEGX ( /*OUT*/ HInstr ** i1,
                        /*OUT*/ HInstr ** i2,
                        HReg rreg,
                        Int offsetB )
{
  TILEGXAMode *am;
  vassert(!hregIsVirtual(rreg));
  am = TILEGXAMode_IR(offsetB, TILEGXGuestStatePointer());

  switch (hregClass(rreg)) {
  case HRcInt64:
    *i1 = TILEGXInstr_Load(8, rreg, am);                 // <=
    break;
  case HRcInt32:
    *i1 = TILEGXInstr_Load(4, rreg, am);                 // <=
    break;
  default:
    ppHRegClass(hregClass(rreg));
    vpanic("genReload_TILEGX: unimplemented regclass");
    break;
  }
}

Similar errors can be found in some other places:

  • V751 Parameter 'i2' is not used inside function body. host_mips_defs.c 2000


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