checkpatch: labels are not possible types
Andy Whitcroft [Thu, 16 Oct 2008 05:02:30 +0000 (22:02 -0700)]
A label is not a candidate for a possible type.  Exclude them.

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>

scripts/checkpatch.pl

index 6b21188..17e1d94 100755 (executable)
@@ -1324,7 +1324,7 @@ sub process {
                                possible($type, "A:" . $s);
 
                        # definitions in global scope can only start with types
-                       } elsif ($s =~ /^.(?:$Storage\s+)?(?:$Inline\s+)?(?:const\s+)?($Ident)\b/s) {
+                       } elsif ($s =~ /^.(?:$Storage\s+)?(?:$Inline\s+)?(?:const\s+)?($Ident)\b\s*(?!:)/s) {
                                possible($1, "B:" . $s);
                        }