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    SubjectRe: Merging of completely unreviewed drivers
    Krzysztof Halasa wrote:
    > Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org> writes:
    >
    >> I'm personally of the opinion that a lot of checkpatch "fixes" are
    >> anything but. That mainly concerns fixing overlong lines
    >
    > Perhaps we should increase line length limit, 132 should be fine.

    I think checkpatch is useful, but I've agreed from the beginning that
    the line length complaint is completely silly.

    If a driver is full of lines of length >80, that's a problem. If it's
    just a few, that's more of a developer decision based on the individual
    line of code.

    Jeff






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