Re: [PATCH] net/ipv4: fib_trie: Avoid cryptic ternary expressions

From: Joe Perches
Date: Wed Jun 19 2019 - 14:16:02 EST

On Wed, 2019-06-19 at 10:41 -0700, Nick Desaulniers wrote:
> On Wed, Jun 19, 2019 at 2:36 AM Joe Perches <joe@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> > On Tue, 2019-06-18 at 16:23 -0700, Nick Desaulniers wrote:
> > > As a side note, I'm going to try to see if MAINTAINERS and
> > > scripts/ supports regexes on the commit messages in
> > > order to cc our mailing list
> >
> > Neither. Why should either?
> Looks like `K:` is exactly what I'm looking for.

Using K: for commit message content isn't the intended
use, but if it works for you, fine by me.

> Joe, how does:
> look?

You might consider using

K: \b(?i:clang|llvm)\b

to get case insensitive matches.

> Is there a maintainer for MAINTAINERS or do I just send the
> patch to Linus?

Generally MAINTAINER patches go via Andrew Morton or
indirectly along with other changes via a pull request
to Linus.