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From: Matthew Wilcox <>
To: Puranjay Mohan <>
Cc:,,, Jonathan Corbet <>
Subject: Re: [Linux-kernel-mentees] [PATCH] Driver-API: Documentation: Replace deprecated :c:func: Usage
Date: Mon, 10 Aug 2020 19:44:13 +0100	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <>

On Mon, Aug 10, 2020 at 11:51:07PM +0530, Puranjay Mohan wrote:
> Replace :c:func: with func() as the previous usage is deprecated.

Generally, reflowing text as part of these patches is discouraged,
but I'd make an exception here:

> @@ -135,15 +135,15 @@ Accessing Port Space
>  Accesses to this space are provided through a set of functions which
>  allow 8-bit, 16-bit and 32-bit accesses; also known as byte, word and
> -long. These functions are :c:func:`inb()`, :c:func:`inw()`,
> -:c:func:`inl()`, :c:func:`outb()`, :c:func:`outw()` and
> -:c:func:`outl()`.
> +long. These functions are inb(), inw(),
> +inl(), outb(), outw() and
> +outl().

+long. These functions are inb(), inw(), inl(), outb(), outw() and outl().

The others are more of a judgement call where we could go either way.
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Thread overview: 6+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2020-08-10 18:21 [Linux-kernel-mentees] [PATCH] Driver-API: Documentation: Replace deprecated :c:func: Usage Puranjay Mohan
2020-08-10 18:44 ` Matthew Wilcox [this message]
2020-08-11 16:36 ` Jonathan Corbet
2020-08-11 17:13   ` Puranjay Mohan
  -- strict thread matches above, loose matches on Subject: below --
2020-07-07  5:32 Puranjay Mohan
2020-07-13 15:56 ` Jonathan Corbet

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