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Date:	Wed, 19 Dec 2012 13:31:07 +0000
From:	Andy Whitcroft <apw@...onical.com>
To:	Joe Perches <joe@...ches.com>
Cc:	Andrew Morton <akpm@...ux-foundation.org>,
	Marcelo Tosatti <mtosatti@...hat.com>,
	Alexander Graf <agraf@...e.de>,
	David Howells <dhowells@...hat.com>,
	linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org
Subject: Re: [PATCH V2] checkpatch: Warn on uapi #includes that #include
 <uapi/...

On Tue, Dec 18, 2012 at 05:30:58PM -0800, Joe Perches wrote:
> Avoid specifying internal uapi #include paths with uapi/...
> as userspace should not use and never see that.
> 
> Neaten message line wrapping above.
> 
> Signed-off-by: Joe Perches <joe@...ches.com>
> cc: David Howells <dhowells@...hat.com>
> ---
>  scripts/checkpatch.pl |    7 +++++--
>  1 files changed, 5 insertions(+), 2 deletions(-)
> 
> diff --git a/scripts/checkpatch.pl b/scripts/checkpatch.pl
> index 054a293..5eab67e 100755
> --- a/scripts/checkpatch.pl
> +++ b/scripts/checkpatch.pl
> @@ -2238,8 +2238,11 @@ sub process {
>  			my $path = $1;
>  			if ($path =~ m{//}) {
>  				ERROR("MALFORMED_INCLUDE",
> -				      "malformed #include filename\n" .
> -					$herecurr);
> +				      "malformed #include filename\n" . $herecurr);
> +			}
> +			if ($path =~ "^uapi/" && $realfile =~ m@\binclude/uapi/@) {
> +				ERROR("UAPI_INCLUDE",
> +				      "No #include in ...include/uapi/... should use a uapi/ path prefix\n" . $herecurr);
>  			}
>  		}
>  

Looks reasonable indeed.

Acked-by: Andy Whitcroft <apw@...onical.com>

-apw
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