Re: [PATCH v2] Staging: rtlwifi: Remove unwanted parentheses
From: Madhumthia Prabakaran
Date: Thu Apr 04 2019 - 15:56:41 EST
On Thu, Apr 04, 2019 at 12:09:00PM +0300, Dan Carpenter wrote:
> You should probably update the subject line because now it's not just
> about parentheses any more.
> [PATCH v2] Staging: rtlwifi: clean up crc16_ccitt()
> So the one thing per patch rule is a little bit about selling your
> patch. We never allow "Clean up whole_file.c" but we do sometimes allow
> "Clean up a function()" so long as the patch description sells it in
> the right way.
> Blah blah function does "BIT(0) << i" instead of "BIT(i)". Using !!
> is slightly shorter than "foo ? 1 : 0". Blah blah, etc.
Thanks for feedback!
> On Wed, Apr 03, 2019 at 05:38:51PM -0500, Madhumitha Prabakaran wrote:
> > @@ -351,13 +351,13 @@ static u16 crc16_ccitt(u8 data, u16 crc)
> > else
> > result |= BIT(0);
> > - crc_bit11 = ((crc & BIT(11)) ? 1 : 0) ^ shift_in;
> > + crc_bit11 = !!(crc & BIT(11)) ^ shift_in;
> > if (crc_bit11 == 0)
> > result &= (~BIT(12));
> ^ ^
> I thought your Coccinelle script was going to complain about these
> parentheses. Probably the &= confuses it? There are a couple others
> in the same function.
I didn't included assignment operators in the earlier Coccinelle script. However, I
edited it now.
> dan carpenter