Commit 85ad978c authored by Joe Perches's avatar Joe Perches Committed by Linus Torvalds

checkpatch: ignore networking block comment style first lines in file

It's very common to have normal block comments for the initial comments
of a file description preface.

So for files in drivers/net and net/ don't emit a warning when the first
comment block in the file uses the normal block comment style and not
the networking block comment style.
Signed-off-by: default avatarJoe Perches <joe@perches.com>
Signed-off-by: default avatarAndrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org>
Signed-off-by: default avatarLinus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
parent cbec18af
......@@ -2219,7 +2219,8 @@ sub process {
if ($realfile =~ m@^(drivers/net/|net/)@ &&
$prevrawline =~ /^\+[ \t]*\/\*[ \t]*$/ &&
$rawline =~ /^\+[ \t]*\*/) {
$rawline =~ /^\+[ \t]*\*/ &&
$realline > 2) {
WARN("NETWORKING_BLOCK_COMMENT_STYLE",
"networking block comments don't use an empty /* line, use /* Comment...\n" . $hereprev);
}
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