[PATCH -next v4] docs: document all error message types in checkpatch

Jonathan Corbet corbet at lwn.net
Thu Mar 25 17:48:13 UTC 2021


Dwaipayan Ray <dwaipayanray1 at gmail.com> writes:

> All the error message types now have a verbose description.
>
> Also there are two new groups of message types:
>
> - Macros, Attributes and Symbols
> - Functions and Variables
>
> Rearrange the message types to fit these new groups as needed.
>
> Reviewed-by: Lukas Bulwahn <lukas.bulwahn at gmail.com>
> Signed-off-by: Dwaipayan Ray <dwaipayanray1 at gmail.com>
> ---
>
> Changes in v4:
> - Use lore.kernel.org links
> - modify explanation for DEFINE_ARCH_HAS
>
> Changes in v3:
> - Add more explanation for LOCKDEP
> - Minor grammar fixes
>
> Changes in v2:
> - Replace 4.10 kernel doc links by latest
>
>  Documentation/dev-tools/checkpatch.rst | 318 ++++++++++++++++++++++---
>  1 file changed, 280 insertions(+), 38 deletions(-)

Applied, thanks.

jon


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