Re: is getting too slow

From: Andy Whitcroft
Date: Sat Jan 31 2009 - 16:02:49 EST

On Sat, Jan 31, 2009 at 10:55:07AM -0800, Greg KH wrote:
> Hi Andy,
> I've noticed that is getting slower and slower when run on
> a whole file, but yesterday I realized that it now is pretty much
> unusable:
> $ time ./scripts/ --file drivers/staging/uc2322/aten2011.c
> <snip>
> total: 168 errors, 126 warnings, 3939 lines checked
> drivers/staging/uc2322/aten2011.c has style problems, please review. If any of these errors
> are false positives report them to the maintainer, see
> real 8m7.924s
> user 8m7.058s
> sys 0m0.116s

That is scarey indeed. Something is very wrong in there if it went back
to a more reasonable 10's of seconds with a few patches. I will have a
look at the file you attached and see what I can find.

Thanks for the heads up.

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