Re: [PATCH] coccinelle: misc: remove "complex return code" warnings

From: Johan Hovold
Date: Wed Oct 28 2015 - 05:54:19 EST

On Sat, Oct 03, 2015 at 06:25:39PM +0200, Julia Lawall wrote:
> Should have acked this message...
> Acked-by: Julia Lawall <julia.lawall@xxxxxxx>
> On Wed, 30 Sep 2015, Johan Hovold wrote:
> > This effectively reverts 932058a5d5f9 ("coccinelle: misc: semantic patch
> > to delete overly complex return code processing").
> >
> > There can be both symmetry and readability reasons for not wanting to do
> > the final function call as part of the return statement and to maintain
> > a clear separation of success and error paths.
> >
> > Since this is in no way mandated by the coding standard, let's just
> > remove this semantic patch to avoid having "clean up" patches being
> > posted over and over in response to these Coccinelle warnings.
> >
> > Signed-off-by: Johan Hovold <johan@xxxxxxxxxx>

Is anyone planning on picking this patch up?

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