Re: [BUG] checkpatch: false positive for commits with quote characters
From: Joe Perches
Date: Tue Nov 17 2015 - 12:48:35 EST
On Mon, 2015-11-16 at 14:43 -0800, Brian Norris wrote:
> What is the Blessed (TM) style for referencing commits that have quote
> characters in their subject line? e.g., this commit:
> commit 43163022927b6e7d202a7e6f939c3f392465494d
> Author: Brian Norris <computersforpeace@xxxxxxxxx>
> Date: Tue May 19 14:38:22 2015 -0700
> mtd: m25p80: allow arbitrary OF matching for "jedec,spi-nor"
> Checkpatch reports false positive errors like this:
> ERROR: Please use git commit description style 'commit <12+ chars of
> sha1> ("")'
What version of checkpatch are you using?
$ git log --stat -p -1 --format=email 43163022927b6e7d202a7e6f939c3f392465494d | ./scripts/checkpatch.pl --strict -
total: 0 errors, 0 warnings, 0 checks, 53 lines checked
Your patch has no obvious style problems and is ready for submission.
To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
the body of a message to majordomo@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
More majordomo info at http://vger.kernel.org/majordomo-info.html
Please read the FAQ at http://www.tux.org/lkml/