Re: [PATCH] Fix OOPS in mmap_region() when merging adjacent VM_LOCKEDfile segments

From: Randy Dunlap
Date: Fri Jan 30 2009 - 11:50:40 EST

Linus Torvalds wrote:
> On Fri, 30 Jan 2009, Peter Zijlstra wrote:
>>> + vma = vma_merge(mm, prev, addr, addr + len, vm_flags, NULL, file, pgoff, NULL);
>>> + if (vma)
>>> + goto out;
>> You've made checkpatch unhappy ;-)
> Yeah, we need to fix that piece of crud.
> checkpatch, that is.

It's just advisory, fwiw.

> I think "git grep" is more important than the "ooh, I have a tiny d*ck,
> everybody else should have one too" argument against larger terminals.

and fix the Documentation/CodingStyle recommendations?

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