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    amotif

    ScanIAm wrote:
    If the compiler can figure out that I've got code that won't ever execute or notice that I'm comparing an int to a null, it should be able to find these conditions.


    The compiler doesn't know that in this case. All it knows is that you're ignoring the return value, which is a common idiom in code.