Re: [git pull] PCI pull request for 2.6.27

From: Maciej W. Rozycki
Date: Wed Jul 16 2008 - 20:24:20 EST

On Wed, 16 Jul 2008, Jesse Barnes wrote:

> Yeah I noticed that too when I did the merge (and in the original patch),
> though on my 80 char display it looked like a wash in terms of readability to
> me, but even in that case I should have rejected it as noise. Sorry about
> that.

Conveniently "for" is short enough for indentation like this:

for (addr = (u8 *) __va(0xf0000);
addr < (u8 *) __va(0x100000);
addr += 16) {
rt = pirq_check_routing_table(addr);

to make the piece of code both well-readable and polite to the right edge
of the terminal. That would be my preference -- I hope you agree.

Of course, in many cases it may be better to make use of auxiliary
variables instead. GCC has to evaluate the expressions used anyway and
any names given to them come for free for any half-decent version of the

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