Re: [PATCH 00/13] nvdimm: Use more common kernel coding style
From: Joe Perches
Date: Thu Sep 12 2019 - 19:08:08 EST
On Thu, 2019-09-12 at 16:00 -0700, Nick Desaulniers wrote:
> Consider the fact that not all kernel developers run checkpatch.pl.
> Is that a deficiency in checkpatch.pl, or the lack of enforcement in
> kernel developers' workflows?
No. Mostly it's because the kernel is like a bunch of little
untethered development planets, each with a little prince that
wants to keep their own little fiefdom separate from the others.