Regarding LFX Mentorship Project

Dwaipayan Ray dwaipayanray1 at
Sat Jul 17 16:36:26 UTC 2021

On Sat, Jul 17, 2021 at 9:46 PM Lukas Bulwahn <lukas.bulwahn at> wrote:
> On Sat, Jul 17, 2021 at 6:02 PM Ashutosh Sharma
> <b18010 at> wrote:
> >
> > Hello,
> > I am enclosing my submission for assignment 1. For this assignment I went through the checkpatch documentation which I found on and then I looked at the implementation of checkpatch and tried to understand what is happening by the comments.
> > Thanks
> > Ashutosh
> Ashutosh, you unfortunately failed on step 0 to learn suitable
> netiquette for the communication with the kernel community. Sorry, we
> will not answer your email and not continue to exchange with you until
> the suitable netiquette for the communication with the kernel
> community is followed. Please go back to step 0, consider the rules
> for communication with the kernel, check what you did wrong and
> improve all those issues and try sending your email properly again.

Same as what Lukas said. Please read the zeroth task and then attempt
again at the first task.

Also to add, your submission is wrong. See ./scripts/ --help
to understand why.

Hint is in your output:
ERROR: Does not appear to be a unified-diff format patch


> Our mentorship program is an offer to learn; so read the available
> documentation on communication with the kernel community, and give it
> another try. When you learn now at the beginning, your continued
> journey in the kernel community will be much more successful later on.
> Good luck.
> Lukas

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