[PATCH] test-patchset: Make a copy of the typo dictionary

Daniel Thompson daniel.thompson at linaro.org
Fri Jan 23 02:09:29 PST 2015

Currently aiaiai issues the following warning for each patch under test:
No typos will be found - file '/tmp/aiaiai-test-patchset.32BU/checkpatch/spellin
g.txt': No such file or directory

In fact the problem can even more acute when testing older kernels that do not
have this patch:

This patch fixes the problem by copying out the typo dictionary if one is

Signed-off-by: Daniel Thompson <daniel.thompson at linaro.org>
 aiaiai-test-patchset | 7 +++++++
 1 file changed, 7 insertions(+)

diff --git a/aiaiai-test-patchset b/aiaiai-test-patchset
index dee9f80be2a6..e984f3c98657 100755
--- a/aiaiai-test-patchset
+++ b/aiaiai-test-patchset
@@ -476,6 +476,13 @@ if [ -n "$checkpatch" ]; then
 		git show "$commit_id1:scripts/checkpatch.pl" > "$checkpatch_pl"
 		chmod $verbose u+x "$checkpatch_pl" >&2
+		# Also grab the typo corrections if the kernel under test has
+		# one (no need to report errors... if something is weird
+		# checkpatch will let us know).
+		if git cat-file -e "$commit_id1:scripts/spelling.txt" 2>/dev/null; then
+			git show "$commit_id1:scripts/spelling.txt" > "$tmpdir/checkpatch/spelling.txt"
+		fi
 		verbose "Can't find checkpatch.pl.. disabling checkpatch tests."

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