[PATCH] scripts/checkpatch.pl: reset rpt_cleaners warnings

Teresa Gámez t.gamez at phytec.de
Tue Jul 24 07:44:42 EDT 2012

When running checkpatch against multiple patches and one
of them has a whitespace issue, all following patches will
contain the same note, even if they are ok.

This patch is taken from the linux kernel:

scripts/checkpatch.pl: reset rpt_cleaners warnings
Written by Mike Frysinger <vapier at gentoo.org>

Signed-off-by: Teresa Gámez <t.gamez at phytec.de>
 scripts/checkpatch.pl |    1 +
 1 files changed, 1 insertions(+), 0 deletions(-)

diff --git a/scripts/checkpatch.pl b/scripts/checkpatch.pl
index 151c53a..0d94f98 100755
--- a/scripts/checkpatch.pl
+++ b/scripts/checkpatch.pl
@@ -2934,6 +2934,7 @@ sub process {
 		if ($rpt_cleaners) {
 			print "NOTE: whitespace errors detected, you may wish to use scripts/cleanpatch or\n";
 			print "      scripts/cleanfile\n\n";
+			$rpt_cleaners = 0;

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