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authorLinus Torvalds <>2021-07-02 12:08:10 -0700
committerLinus Torvalds <>2021-07-02 12:08:10 -0700
commit71bd9341011f626d692aabe024f099820f02c497 (patch)
treea1c27fd8f17daff36e380800c5b69769d0d9cc99 /scripts
parent3dbdb38e286903ec220aaf1fb29a8d94297da246 (diff)
parentb869d5be0acf0e125e69adcffdca04000dc5b17c (diff)
Merge branch 'akpm' (patches from Andrew)
Merge more updates from Andrew Morton: "190 patches. Subsystems affected by this patch series: mm (hugetlb, userfaultfd, vmscan, kconfig, proc, z3fold, zbud, ras, mempolicy, memblock, migration, thp, nommu, kconfig, madvise, memory-hotplug, zswap, zsmalloc, zram, cleanups, kfence, and hmm), procfs, sysctl, misc, core-kernel, lib, lz4, checkpatch, init, kprobes, nilfs2, hfs, signals, exec, kcov, selftests, compress/decompress, and ipc" * emailed patches from Andrew Morton <>: (190 commits) ipc/util.c: use binary search for max_idx ipc/sem.c: use READ_ONCE()/WRITE_ONCE() for use_global_lock ipc: use kmalloc for msg_queue and shmid_kernel ipc sem: use kvmalloc for sem_undo allocation lib/decompressors: remove set but not used variabled 'level' selftests/vm/pkeys: exercise x86 XSAVE init state selftests/vm/pkeys: refill shadow register after implicit kernel write selftests/vm/pkeys: handle negative sys_pkey_alloc() return code selftests/vm/pkeys: fix alloc_random_pkey() to make it really, really random kcov: add __no_sanitize_coverage to fix noinstr for all architectures exec: remove checks in __register_bimfmt() x86: signal: don't do sas_ss_reset() until we are certain that sigframe won't be abandoned hfsplus: report create_date to kstat.btime hfsplus: remove unnecessary oom message nilfs2: remove redundant continue statement in a while-loop kprobes: remove duplicated strong free_insn_page in x86 and s390 init: print out unknown kernel parameters checkpatch: do not complain about positive return values starting with EPOLL checkpatch: improve the indented label test checkpatch: scripts/ now requires python3 ...
Diffstat (limited to 'scripts')
1 files changed, 10 insertions, 6 deletions
diff --git a/scripts/ b/scripts/
index 23697a6b1eaa..461d4221e4a4 100755
--- a/scripts/
+++ b/scripts/
@@ -1084,10 +1084,10 @@ sub is_maintained_obsolete {
sub is_SPDX_License_valid {
my ($license) = @_;
- return 1 if (!$tree || which("python") eq "" || !(-e "$root/scripts/") || !(-e "$gitroot"));
+ return 1 if (!$tree || which("python3") eq "" || !(-x "$root/scripts/") || !(-e "$gitroot"));
my $root_path = abs_path($root);
- my $status = `cd "$root_path"; echo "$license" | python scripts/ -`;
+ my $status = `cd "$root_path"; echo "$license" | scripts/ -`;
return 0 if ($status ne "");
return 1;
@@ -5361,9 +5361,13 @@ sub process {
-#goto labels aren't indented, allow a single space however
- if ($line=~/^.\s+[A-Za-z\d_]+:(?![0-9]+)/ and
- !($line=~/^. [A-Za-z\d_]+:/) and !($line=~/^.\s+default:/)) {
+# check that goto labels aren't indented (allow a single space indentation)
+# and ignore bitfield definitions like foo:1
+# Strictly, labels can have whitespace after the identifier and before the :
+# but this is not allowed here as many ?: uses would appear to be labels
+ if ($sline =~ /^.\s+[A-Za-z_][A-Za-z\d_]*:(?!\s*\d+)/ &&
+ $sline !~ /^. [A-Za-z\d_][A-Za-z\d_]*:/ &&
+ $sline !~ /^.\s+default:/) {
"labels should not be indented\n" . $herecurr) &&
$fix) {
@@ -5458,7 +5462,7 @@ sub process {
# Return of what appears to be an errno should normally be negative
if ($sline =~ /\breturn(?:\s*\(+\s*|\s+)(E[A-Z]+)(?:\s*\)+\s*|\s*)[;:,]/) {
my $name = $1;
- if ($name ne 'EOF' && $name ne 'ERROR') {
+ if ($name ne 'EOF' && $name ne 'ERROR' && $name !~ /^EPOLL/) {
"return of an errno should typically be negative (ie: return -$1)\n" . $herecurr);