lists  /  announce  owl-users  owl-dev  john-users  john-dev  passwdqc-users  yescrypt  popa3d-users  /  oss-security  kernel-hardening  musl  sabotage  tlsify  passwords  /  crypt-dev  xvendor  /  Bugtraq  Full-Disclosure  linux-kernel  linux-netdev  linux-ext4  linux-hardening  PHC 
Open Source and information security mailing list archives
Hash Suite: Windows password security audit tool. GUI, reports in PDF.
[<prev] [next>] [<thread-prev] [thread-next>] [day] [month] [year] [list]
Date:	Mon, 05 Jan 2015 05:38:53 -0800
From:	Joe Perches <>
To:	Mark Brown <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH 3/3] spi:spi-gpio: fixed space coding styple issue

On Mon, 2015-01-05 at 13:30 +0000, Mark Brown wrote:
> On Mon, Jan 05, 2015 at 04:36:03AM -0800, Joe Perches wrote:
> > On Mon, 2015-01-05 at 17:31 +0530, wrote:
> > > From: Nizam Haider <>
> > > fixed a coding style issue
> > This is a checkpatch defect and not a coding styple (style) issue.
> > Please don't blindly take checkpatch messages as dicta.
> No, it's a coding style thing.

It's a coding style consistency thing.

> It may have been identified by
> checkpatch but that's what it is.

__pure is a #define for a gcc attribute

include/linux/compiler-gcc.h:#define __pure                             __attribute__((pure))

macro attributes are almost always used
with space separators in the kernel.

All instances of __pure in the kernel have
a space before the use.

To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
the body of a message to
More majordomo info at
Please read the FAQ at

Powered by blists - more mailing lists