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From: Joe Perches <>
To: Dwaipayan Ray <>
Subject: Re: [Linux-kernel-mentees] [PATCH v5] checkpatch: add new exception to repeated word check
Date: Sat, 17 Oct 2020 09:33:10 -0700
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On Sat, 2020-10-17 at 21:57 +0530, Dwaipayan Ray wrote:
> Recently, commit 4f6ad8aa1eac ("checkpatch: move repeated word test")
> moved the repeated word test to check for more file types. But after
> this, if is run on MAINTAINERS, it generates several
> new warnings of the type:


Slow down and test before you send more patch versions.

> +				next if (index(" \t.,;?!", $end_char) == -1);

what does this do?

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Thread overview: 8+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2020-10-17 16:27 Dwaipayan Ray
2020-10-17 16:33 ` Joe Perches [this message]
2020-10-17 16:49   ` Dwaipayan Ray
2020-10-18  6:20     ` Joe Perches
2020-10-18  6:40       ` Dwaipayan Ray
2020-10-18  7:11         ` Joe Perches
2020-10-18 16:50           ` Dwaipayan Ray
2020-10-18 18:04 ` Joe Perches

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