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authorJoe Perches <joe@perches.com>2015-09-09 15:37:44 -0700
committerLinus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>2015-09-10 13:29:01 -0700
commit7bd7e483c27d884c2f59e286e42623abba413f83 (patch)
treee064fd71e1d859e76a42be051e5b6e6d217e2540 /scripts
parent86406b1cb7ac4fa5e7691eae5f2fb10c9af03dc3 (diff)
checkpatch: make --strict the default for drivers/staging files and patches
Making --strict the default for staging may help some people submit patches without obvious defects. Signed-off-by: Joe Perches <joe@perches.com> Cc: Dan Carpenter <dan.carpenter@oracle.com> Cc: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@linuxfoundation.org> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
Diffstat (limited to 'scripts')
-rwxr-xr-xscripts/checkpatch.pl2
1 files changed, 1 insertions, 1 deletions
diff --git a/scripts/checkpatch.pl b/scripts/checkpatch.pl
index 7f309f0789a0..41ecae81de99 100755
--- a/scripts/checkpatch.pl
+++ b/scripts/checkpatch.pl
@@ -2174,7 +2174,7 @@ sub process {
}
if ($found_file) {
- if ($realfile =~ m@^(drivers/net/|net/)@) {
+ if ($realfile =~ m@^(?:drivers/net/|net/|drivers/staging/)@) {
$check = 1;
} else {
$check = $check_orig;

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