Re: doesn't actually get the real MAINTAINERS?

From: Joe Perches
Date: Tue Oct 14 2014 - 22:27:46 EST

On Tue, 2014-10-14 at 19:18 -0700, Scott Branden wrote:
> Hello,
> I try running scripts/ but it doesn't seem to get the
> real maintainers properly. Please note this is run against the current
> One Example: I would expect drivers/mmc/host/sdhci-bcm2835.c to be
> maintained by Stephen Warren based on drivers/*/*bcm2835* below.

get_maintainers doesn't use * as a depth wildcard

*/ matches a single top level directory level
*/*/ matches one level below the top directory level.

> But
> the script does not seem to process the information
> in such a way. So what needs to be corrected - the script or the syntax
> used in the MAINTAINERS file?
> M: Stephen Warren <swarren@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> L: linux-rpi-kernel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx (moderated for non-subscribers)
> T: git git://
> S: Maintained
> F: arch/arm/mach-bcm/board_bcm2835.c
> F: arch/arm/boot/dts/bcm2835*
> F: arch/arm/configs/bcm2835_defconfig
> F: drivers/*/*bcm2835*

F: drivers/*/*/*bmc2835*

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