Re: [PATCH] checkpatch: Minimize checkpatch induced patches...

From: Joe Perches
Date: Wed Sep 14 2016 - 14:21:26 EST

On Wed, 2016-09-14 at 20:16 +0200, Christian Borntraeger wrote:
> You know what. 
> with some additional writing like 
> "Existing code outside staging is not supposed to be "fixed" to match checkpatch.
> Please do not send checkpatch initiated patches for those files"
> near the newly created warn

That's not to my taste.
That should be in the Documentation tree somewhere.