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From: "Kars Mulder" <kerneldev@karsmulder.nl>
To: linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org
Cc: "Eldad Zack" <eldad@fogrefinery.com>,
	"Andy Shevchenko" <andriy.shevchenko@linux.intel.com>,
	"Miguel Ojeda" <miguel.ojeda.sandonis@gmail.com>,
	"Geert Uytterhoeven" <geert+renesas@glider.be>,
	"Mans Rullgard" <mans@mansr.com>,
	"Petr Mladek" <pmladek@suse.com>,
	"Andrew Morton" <akpm@linux-foundation.org>
Subject: [PATCH 1/2] kstrto*: correct  documentation references to simple_strto*()
Date: Fri, 31 Jul 2020 00:38:58 +0200
Message-ID: <1ee1-5f234c00-f3-165a6440@234394593> (raw)

The documentation of the kstrto*() functions reference the simple_strtoull
function by "used as a replacement for [the obsolete] simple_strtoull".
All these functions describes themselves as replacements for the function
simple_strtoull, even though a function like kstrtol() would be more aptly
described as a replacement of simple_strtol().

Fix these references by making the documentation of kstrto*() reference
the closest simple_strto*() equivalent available. The functions
kstrto[u]int() do not have direct simple_strto[u]int() equivalences, so
these are made to refer to simple_strto[u]l() instead.

Furthermore, add parentheses after function names, as is standard in
kernel documentation.

Fixes: 4c925d6031f71 ("kstrto*: add documentation")
Signed-off-by: Kars Mulder <kerneldev@karsmulder.nl>

---
 include/linux/kernel.h | 4 ++--
 lib/kstrtox.c          | 8 ++++----
 2 files changed, 6 insertions(+), 6 deletions(-)

diff --git a/include/linux/kernel.h b/include/linux/kernel.h
index 82d91547d122..2d6050f12c64 100644
--- a/include/linux/kernel.h
+++ b/include/linux/kernel.h
@@ -346,7 +346,7 @@ int __must_check kstrtoll(const char *s, unsigned int base, long long *res);
  * @res: Where to write the result of the conversion on success.
  *
  * Returns 0 on success, -ERANGE on overflow and -EINVAL on parsing error.
- * Used as a replacement for the simple_strtoull. Return code must be checked.
+ * Used as a replacement for the simple_strtoul(). Return code must be checked.
 */
 static inline int __must_check kstrtoul(const char *s, unsigned int base, unsigned long *res)
 {
@@ -374,7 +374,7 @@ static inline int __must_check kstrtoul(const char *s, unsigned int base, unsign
  * @res: Where to write the result of the conversion on success.
  *
  * Returns 0 on success, -ERANGE on overflow and -EINVAL on parsing error.
- * Used as a replacement for the simple_strtoull. Return code must be checked.
+ * Used as a replacement for the simple_strtol(). Return code must be checked.
  */
 static inline int __must_check kstrtol(const char *s, unsigned int base, long *res)
 {
diff --git a/lib/kstrtox.c b/lib/kstrtox.c
index 1006bf70bf74..252ac414ba9a 100644
--- a/lib/kstrtox.c
+++ b/lib/kstrtox.c
@@ -115,7 +115,7 @@ static int _kstrtoull(const char *s, unsigned int base, unsigned long long *res)
  * @res: Where to write the result of the conversion on success.
  *
  * Returns 0 on success, -ERANGE on overflow and -EINVAL on parsing error.
- * Used as a replacement for the obsolete simple_strtoull. Return code must
+ * Used as a replacement for the obsolete simple_strtoull(). Return code must
  * be checked.
  */
 int kstrtoull(const char *s, unsigned int base, unsigned long long *res)
@@ -139,7 +139,7 @@ EXPORT_SYMBOL(kstrtoull);
  * @res: Where to write the result of the conversion on success.
  *
  * Returns 0 on success, -ERANGE on overflow and -EINVAL on parsing error.
- * Used as a replacement for the obsolete simple_strtoull. Return code must
+ * Used as a replacement for the obsolete simple_strtoll(). Return code must
  * be checked.
  */
 int kstrtoll(const char *s, unsigned int base, long long *res)
@@ -211,7 +211,7 @@ EXPORT_SYMBOL(_kstrtol);
  * @res: Where to write the result of the conversion on success.
  *
  * Returns 0 on success, -ERANGE on overflow and -EINVAL on parsing error.
- * Used as a replacement for the obsolete simple_strtoull. Return code must
+ * Used as a replacement for the obsolete simple_strtoul(). Return code must
  * be checked.
  */
 int kstrtouint(const char *s, unsigned int base, unsigned int *res)
@@ -242,7 +242,7 @@ EXPORT_SYMBOL(kstrtouint);
  * @res: Where to write the result of the conversion on success.
  *
  * Returns 0 on success, -ERANGE on overflow and -EINVAL on parsing error.
- * Used as a replacement for the obsolete simple_strtoull. Return code must
+ * Used as a replacement for the obsolete simple_strtol(). Return code must
  * be checked.
  */
 int kstrtoint(const char *s, unsigned int base, int *res)
-- 
2.28.0


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Thread overview: 4+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2020-07-30 22:38 Kars Mulder [this message]
2020-07-30 22:40 ` [PATCH 2/2] kstrto*: do not describe simple_strto*() as obsolete/replaced Kars Mulder
2020-07-31  8:55   ` Andy Shevchenko
2020-07-31  8:53 ` [PATCH 1/2] kstrto*: correct documentation references to simple_strto*() Andy Shevchenko

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