[Linux-kernel-mentees] checkpatch docs: quick update

Dwaipayan Ray dwaipayanray1 at gmail.com
Sat Feb 13 08:46:41 UTC 2021


On Sat, Feb 13, 2021 at 1:10 PM Lukas Bulwahn <lukas.bulwahn at gmail.com> wrote:
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> On Fr., 12. Feb. 2021 at 22:48, Dwaipayan Ray <dwaipayanray1 at gmail.com> wrote:
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>> Hi,
>> Uptil today, a total of 31 checkpatch types have been documented.
>> How many more do you think should be done before sending it
>> out again?
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> Please always CC linux-kernel-mentees.
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Oh sure! I thought it would be better as a personal mail.

> Let us send out a RFC v2 with what you created to Joe, linux-doc and lkml.
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> I am still in strong favor to go through the rules and document them by "priority", e.g., by occurance they showed up on the last 100,000 commits.
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> No need to delete the current documentation, just one thought on how to continue.

Yes I think that too. For the rest of the stuff right now, I will try
getting the most common
message types in first and then continue with the rest.

Thanks,
Dwaipayan.
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> Lukas


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