[Linux-kernel-mentees] [PATCH] checkpatch: add --fix option for INCLUDE_LINUX

Dwaipayan Ray dwaipayanray1 at gmail.com
Sat Nov 21 08:09:00 UTC 2020


Provide fix option to INCLUDE_LINUX check to replace asm
includes.

Macros of type:
 #include <asm/percpu.h>

are corrected to:
 #include <linux/percpu.h>

Signed-off-by: Dwaipayan Ray <dwaipayanray1 at gmail.com>
---
 scripts/checkpatch.pl | 7 +++++--
 1 file changed, 5 insertions(+), 2 deletions(-)

diff --git a/scripts/checkpatch.pl b/scripts/checkpatch.pl
index 0da6422cd0fd..f852f130e065 100755
--- a/scripts/checkpatch.pl
+++ b/scripts/checkpatch.pl
@@ -5468,8 +5468,11 @@ sub process {
 						CHK("ARCH_INCLUDE_LINUX",
 						    "Consider using #include <linux/$file> instead of <asm/$file>\n" . $herecurr);
 					} else {
-						WARN("INCLUDE_LINUX",
-						     "Use #include <linux/$file> instead of <asm/$file>\n" . $herecurr);
+						if (WARN("INCLUDE_LINUX",
+							 "Use #include <linux/$file> instead of <asm/$file>\n" . $herecurr) &&
+						    $fix) {
+							$fixed[$fixlinenr] =~ s/\<asm\/$file\>/\<linux\/$file\>/;
+						}
 					}
 				}
 			}
-- 
2.27.0



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