Re: [PATCH v3 2/4] Documentation/atomic_ops.txt: convert to ReST markup
From: Jani Nikula
Date: Sun Nov 27 2016 - 13:37:15 EST
On Sun, 27 Nov 2016, "S. Fricke" <silvio.fricke@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Hi Peter,
>> On Fri, Nov 25, 2016 at 03:59:45PM +0100, Silvio Fricke wrote:
>> > ... and move to core-api folder.
>> > Signed-off-by: Silvio Fricke <silvio.fricke@xxxxxxxxx>
>> > ---
>> > Documentation/atomic_ops.txt => Documentation/core-api/atomic_ops.rst | 777 +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++-----------------------------------
>> > Documentation/core-api/index.rst | 1 +-
>> > Documentation/process/volatile-considered-harmful.rst | 3 +-
>> > 3 files changed, 404 insertions(+), 377 deletions(-)
>> Not a fan of this. The atomic_ops.txt file needs a lot of love, and I
>> wouldn't want to edit a .rst file.
> What is the problem with this rst-file? atomic_ops.rst are not so
> different to the txt variant.
There is nothing particularly wrong with the patch. Perhaps you could
leave the tabs in place instead of indenting with spaces in the code
blocks. It would result in a smaller diff. But other than that, it's
I'm sure Peter is capable of editing a file with a .rst extension, and
we can clean up any hickups afterwards if getting the formatting right
> I will drop this patch.
Please don't. Please let Jon be the judge of that.
Jani Nikula, Intel Open Source Technology Center