Re: [PATCH] staging/ks7010: formatting updates.
From: Geert Uytterhoeven
Date: Tue Feb 21 2017 - 09:22:25 EST
On Tue, Feb 21, 2017 at 3:12 PM, Matthew Giassa <matthew@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>>> drivers/staging/ks7010/ks_wlan_ioctl.h | 80
>>> 1 file changed, 41 insertions(+), 39 deletions(-)
>>> diff --git a/drivers/staging/ks7010/ks_wlan_ioctl.h
>>> index 84554b6..00eec18 100644
>>> --- a/drivers/staging/ks7010/ks_wlan_ioctl.h
>>> +++ b/drivers/staging/ks7010/ks_wlan_ioctl.h
>>> #include "ks_wlan.h"
>>> #include <linux/netdevice.h>
>>> -int ks_wlan_read_config_file(struct ks_wlan_private *priv);
>>> -int ks_wlan_setup_parameter(struct ks_wlan_private *priv,
>>> - unsigned int commit_flag);
>>> +int ks_wlan_read_config_file(
>>> + struct ks_wlan_private *priv);
>>> +int ks_wlan_setup_parameter(
>>> + struct ks_wlan_private *priv,
>>> + unsigned int commit_flag);
>> If checkpatch complained about the above, you should file a bug report
>> against checkpatch.
> It seems to be a very deliberate message from checkpatch, complaining
> about the alignment of the beginning of individual function parameters
> in the prototype. The only two configurations which appeased it was the
> changes I put in above, or a combination of hard-tabs (8-wide, noexpand)
> and spaces, which I thought was ugly.
The first declaration fit nicely on a single line.
The second one indeed has a few spaces instead of TABs in the
continuation line. But that can be fixed easily, without moving the
first parameter to a continuation line.
Geert Uytterhoeven -- There's lots of Linux beyond ia32 -- geert@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx
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