[ovs-dev] [PATCH] checkpatch: Check FOR_EACH loops with numbers.

Ilya Maximets i.maximets at samsung.com
Fri Jul 12 16:34:58 UTC 2019

On 12.07.2019 18:49, Ben Pfaff wrote:
> On Fri, Jul 12, 2019 at 06:33:32PM +0300, Ilya Maximets wrote:
>> On 12.07.2019 18:20, Ben Pfaff wrote:
>>> On Fri, Jul 12, 2019 at 04:04:38PM +0300, Ilya Maximets wrote:
>>>> OVS has defines for loops like 'BITMAP_FOR_EACH_1' or
>>>> 'ULLONG_FOR_EACH_1', but the regexp in checkpatch doesn't match with
>>>> numbers and skips these loops while checking.
>>>> This patch adds numbers into regexp and adds some FOR_EACH loops to
>>>> the unit tests.
>>>> Signed-off-by: Ilya Maximets <i.maximets at samsung.com>
>>> Acked-by: Ben Pfaff <blp at ovn.org>
>> Thanks, Ben.
>> Can we consider this as a "bug fix" and apply or should we wait until
>> "freeze" finished?
> I'd go ahead with it.  checkpatch can't break any real code.


Thanks, Ben and Aaron! Applied to master.

Best regards, Ilya Maximets.

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