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From: Joe Perches <>
To: Dwaipayan Ray <>
Subject: Re: [Linux-kernel-mentees] [PATCH v2] checkpatch: add new exception to repeated word check
Date: Wed, 14 Oct 2020 11:03:38 -0700
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On Wed, 2020-10-14 at 22:07 +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:

Perhaps instead of adding more content checks so that
word boundaries are not something like \S but also
not punctuation so that content like

	git git://
	@size size

does not match?

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2020-10-14 16:37 Dwaipayan Ray
2020-10-14 18:03 ` Joe Perches [this message]
2020-10-14 18:12   ` Dwaipayan Ray
2020-10-14 18:35     ` Joe Perches
2020-10-17  2:56       ` Joe Perches
2020-10-17  4:32         ` Dwaipayan Ray
2020-10-17  4:42           ` Joe Perches
2020-10-17  4:49             ` Dwaipayan Ray

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