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authorAndy Whitcroft <apw@shadowen.org>2008-07-23 21:28:59 -0700
committerLinus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>2008-07-24 10:47:25 -0700
commitbeae6332493a40116dba24928154621f2e88b9a9 (patch)
tree08b0c7e339c00be0fc0f4e841a92a00871c9bcba /scripts
parentd3ddcf471ea90d7ff711dbaa371ef379ed625ec0 (diff)
checkpatch: comment detection: ignore macro continuation when detecting associated comments
When looking for an associated comment they may be suffixed by a macro continuation. Ignore this. Signed-off-by: Andy Whitcroft <apw@shadowen.org> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
Diffstat (limited to 'scripts')
1 files changed, 1 insertions, 1 deletions
diff --git a/scripts/checkpatch.pl b/scripts/checkpatch.pl
index fd597a4b5da..94250d1a3a4 100755
--- a/scripts/checkpatch.pl
+++ b/scripts/checkpatch.pl
@@ -631,7 +631,7 @@ sub ctx_locate_comment {
my ($first_line, $end_line) = @_;
# Catch a comment on the end of the line itself.
- my ($current_comment) = ($rawlines[$end_line - 1] =~ m@.*(/\*.*\*/)\s*$@);
+ my ($current_comment) = ($rawlines[$end_line - 1] =~ m@.*(/\*.*\*/)\s*(?:\\\s*)?$@);
return $current_comment if (defined $current_comment);
# Look through the context and try and figure out if there is a