checkpatch.pl: extend list of expected-to-be-const structures
Emese Revfy [Fri, 5 Mar 2010 21:43:53 +0000 (13:43 -0800)]
Based on Arjan's suggestion, extend the list of ops structures that should
be const.

Signed-off-by: Emese Revfy <re.emese@gmail.com>
Cc: Andy Whitcroft <apw@shadowen.org>
Cc: Arjan van de Ven <arjan@infradead.org>
Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org>
Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>

scripts/checkpatch.pl

index 623d07b..1a93ac2 100755 (executable)
@@ -2654,9 +2654,46 @@ sub process {
                if ($line =~ /^.\s*__initcall\s*\(/) {
                        WARN("please use device_initcall() instead of __initcall()\n" . $herecurr);
                }
-# check for struct file_operations, ensure they are const.
+# check for various ops structs, ensure they are const.
+               my $struct_ops = qr{acpi_dock_ops|
+                               address_space_operations|
+                               backlight_ops|
+                               block_device_operations|
+                               dentry_operations|
+                               dev_pm_ops|
+                               dma_map_ops|
+                               extent_io_ops|
+                               file_lock_operations|
+                               file_operations|
+                               hv_ops|
+                               ide_dma_ops|
+                               intel_dvo_dev_ops|
+                               item_operations|
+                               iwl_ops|
+                               kgdb_arch|
+                               kgdb_io|
+                               kset_uevent_ops|
+                               lock_manager_operations|
+                               microcode_ops|
+                               mtrr_ops|
+                               neigh_ops|
+                               nlmsvc_binding|
+                               pci_raw_ops|
+                               pipe_buf_operations|
+                               platform_hibernation_ops|
+                               platform_suspend_ops|
+                               proto_ops|
+                               rpc_pipe_ops|
+                               seq_operations|
+                               snd_ac97_build_ops|
+                               soc_pcmcia_socket_ops|
+                               stacktrace_ops|
+                               sysfs_ops|
+                               tty_operations|
+                               usb_mon_operations|
+                               wd_ops}x;
                if ($line !~ /\bconst\b/ &&
-                   $line =~ /\bstruct\s+(file_operations|seq_operations)\b/) {
+                   $line =~ /\bstruct\s+($struct_ops)\b/) {
                        WARN("struct $1 should normally be const\n" .
                                $herecurr);
                }