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checkpatch: update to version 0.23

From:  Andy Whitcroft <>
To:  Andrew Morton <>
Subject:  [PATCH 0/7] checkpatch: update to version 0.23
Date:  Tue, 2 Sep 2008 18:25:07 +0100
Message-ID:  <>
Cc:  Randy Dunlap <>, Joel Schopp <>, Ingo Molnar <>,, Andy Whitcroft <>
Archive-link:  Article

This update brings a few small fixes to existing checks.  Of note:

 - restricts case/default checks to changed lines,
 - suppresses perl errors for short patch hunks
 - fixes comment handling for long hunks

Complete changelog below.


Andy Whitcroft (7):
  checkpatch: case/default checks should only check changed lines
  checkpatch: suppress errors triggered by short patch
  checkpatch: handle comment/quote nesting correctly
  checkpatch: check line endings in text format files
  checkpatch: suspect indent count condition lines correctly
  checkpatch: ensure we only apply checks to the lines within hunks
  checkpatch: version: 0.23

 scripts/ |   37 +++++++++++++++++++++----------------
 1 files changed, 21 insertions(+), 16 deletions(-)

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