[PATCH v7 0/2] checkpatch: add verbose mode

Dwaipayan Ray dwaipayanray1 at gmail.com
Fri Feb 26 08:53:46 UTC 2021


On Fri, Feb 26, 2021 at 2:46 AM Jonathan Corbet <corbet at lwn.net> wrote:
>
> Dwaipayan Ray <dwaipayanray1 at gmail.com> writes:
>
> > On Thu, Feb 25, 2021 at 11:03 PM Joe Perches <joe at perches.com> wrote:
> >> I don't have any real objection to this patch set, but as this
> >> might be added to the Documentation tree and in .rst format,
> >> perhaps Jonathan Corbet and/or Mauro Carvalho Chehab might have
> >> some opinion.
> >>
> >> Also I do not want to be a maintainer of this .rst file and
> >> likely neither Jon nor Mauro would either.  Perhaps you?
> >>
> >
> > I could take it up if everybody is okay with it!
> >
> >> Ideally, the patch order would be reversed so the .rst file
> >> is added first, then checkpatch updated to use it.
> >>
> >
> > Sure, if Jonathan or Mauro has no objections to it, I will be happy
> > to resend it so that it can be picked up properly.
>
> So I haven't been copied on this for a while.  Looking in the archives,
> I see that you have a manual table of contents at the top of the
> document; you could take that out and let Sphinx generate it (and keep
> it current!) for you.
>

Sure that sounds nice.
I will modify the series and send the v8 in so that you can pick it up
from there. That shall include the MAINTAINERS patch sent by Lukas
as well.

> Either way, though, if you want to merge this via some other path, it's
> OK by me:
>
> Acked-by: Jonathan Corbet <corbet at lwn.net>
>
Thanks for the ack!

Regards,
Dwaipayan.

> Thanks,
>
> jon


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