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From: Gary R Hook <>
To: Jonathan Corbet <>
Cc: Jani Nikula <>,,
Subject: Re: [PATCH v2] Documentation/CodingStyle: Add an example for braces
Date: Mon, 26 Mar 2018 11:49:48 -0500	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <>

On 03/26/2018 11:32 AM, Jonathan Corbet wrote:
> On Mon, 26 Mar 2018 11:28:03 -0500
> Gary R Hook <> wrote:
>> Submitting a v3 because the example could better illuminate the options
>> by using loop construct inside of an if, addressing Jani's point but
>> without opening the door to later criticism.
>> I also like the verbage in v2/3 better, but I'll let Jonathan make the call.
> As I told you, I was applying the first version; I did that last week.

Forgive me; was out of the office. I've seen maintainers comment but not 
necessarily execute immediately, and therefore I try to learn how each 
works, but here I made an assumption. No worries and sorry to bother.

>> BTW which tree should these be developed against? I used torvalds, but
>> I'm not entirely sure that was the proper one?
> The MAINTAINERS file will (almost) always answer that question for
> you:	
> 	T:	git git:// docs-next

Good point. I should know better by now.

Again, thank you.


      reply	other threads:[~2018-03-26 16:49 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 6+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2018-03-15 20:04 [PATCH v2] Documentation/CodingStyle: Add an example for braces Gary R Hook
2018-03-21 15:17 ` Jonathan Corbet
2018-03-22  9:12   ` Jani Nikula
2018-03-26 16:28     ` Gary R Hook
2018-03-26 16:32       ` Jonathan Corbet
2018-03-26 16:49         ` Gary R Hook [this message]

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