Revert "nbd: fix possible overflow on 'first_minor' in nbd_dev_add()"

This reverts commit 6d35d04a9e18990040e87d2bbf72689252669d54.

Both Gabriel and Borislav report that this commit casues a regression
with nbd:

sysfs: cannot create duplicate filename '/dev/block/43:0'

Revert it before 5.18-rc1 and we'll investigage this separately in
due time.

Reported-by: Gabriel L. Somlo <>
Reported-by: Borislav Petkov <>
Signed-off-by: Jens Axboe <>
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