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SubjectRe: [PATCH] drivers/hwmon: Use pr_fmt and pr_<level>
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On Tue, 2010-10-19 at 20:53 -0700, Guenter Roeck wrote:
> On Tue, Oct 19, 2010 at 11:34:18PM -0400, Joe Perches wrote:
> > On Tue, 2010-10-19 at 20:29 -0700, Guenter Roeck wrote:
> > > There are several lines longer than 80 characters.
> > > Does this rule no longer apply ?
> > 80 columns isn't checked for printk format strings.
> Interesting.
> > A kernel general preference may be to keep formats as
> > a single string without line breaks so that grep works
> > better.
> > > Oddly enough, there are only four checkpatch warnings about long lines,
> > > even though there are many more.
> > The version I use doesn't show any warnings.
> checkpatch.pl from both v2.6.36-rc7 and v2.6.36-rc6 do report warnings.
> Looks like those versions flag long lines for pr_warn. Is your version
> older or newer ?

Newer. It adds pr_warn to the exempted list, not just pr_warning.

> Anyway, would it be possible to split the patch into one patch per file ?

Oh sure. It's trivial to do that.

> I don't know how Jean thinks about it, but in my opinion it would be cleaner,
> permit revert on a single patch/file instead of having to revert the entire series,
> it would simplify review, and it would make it much easier to cherry-pick
> pieces into other releases if needed.

Jean, do you have a preference?
I'll resubmit if you want it separated.



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