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    SubjectRe: [PATCH] add a trivial patch style checker II
    > Yeah, that is a very sensible idea.
    > > Possible further checks that might make sense:
    > > - panic() anywhere in drivers/*
    > > - externs in .c files without asmlinkage
    > > - general checking that everything in a fully visible {} block is the right
    > > indentation
    > >

    Here are some more warnings I would like to see:

    - Warning for any spinlock/mutex definition that doesn't have a comment
    nearby (all locks ought to be documented)
    - Keep an ifdef count and give minus points for too many
    - Warn about any architecture ifdefs (__i386__ etc.)
    While not 100% illegal this is definitely something that needs to be


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