[Linux-kernel-mentees] [PATCH RFC] checkpatch: improve handling of email comments

Dwaipayan Ray dwaipayanray1 at gmail.com
Fri Oct 30 08:47:26 UTC 2020

> By the way, I guess it is a good time to share the checkpatch.pl
> evaluation scripts with each other, compare them and settle among us
> for one common script to use.
> (That gives away the mentee intro coding challenge but I am sure we
> can come up with a new one...)

Sure that sounds good to me. We could even combine the scripts to
create something more efficient probably.

Here is the one I use for generating the checkpatch output data over
the supplied commits:

(Multithreaded and semaphores to eliminate races between threads
to write to file)

For generating summary:

For comparisons and individual warnings I usually rely on diff and grep.


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