Re: [PATCH] spin_lock_unlocked cleanups

From: Thomas Gleixner
Date: Fri Sep 28 2007 - 04:32:51 EST

On Fri, 2007-09-28 at 01:26 -0700, Andrew Morton wrote:
> On Fri, 28 Sep 2007 10:17:30 +0200 Thomas Gleixner <tglx@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> > can we please add this to ?
> >
> > > -spinlock_t bpci_lock = SPIN_LOCK_UNLOCKED;
> > > +DEFINE_SPINLOCK(bpci_lock);
> That check is already in checkpatch. Problem is that hardly anyone
> runs the thing.

Sigh, I forgot that perl is write only. :)

> I think we're ready to wire checkpatch up to a email robot which monitors
> the mailing lists and sends people nastygrams. I bet that'll be popular ;)

We should wire it up to git-commit as well. A lot of that comes in via
git subsystems.

> (I'd love it if it could detect wordwrapped and tab-expanded patches, too.
> You wouldn't _believe_...)

I know ...


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