[Drbd-dev] [PATCH 00/35] treewide trivial patches converting pr_warning to pr_warn

Geert Uytterhoeven geert at linux-m68k.org
Fri Feb 17 13:37:33 CET 2017

Hi Rafael,

On Fri, Feb 17, 2017 at 1:27 PM, Rafael J. Wysocki <rafael at kernel.org> wrote:
> On Fri, Feb 17, 2017 at 8:11 AM, Joe Perches <joe at perches.com> wrote:
>> There are ~4300 uses of pr_warn and ~250 uses of the older
>> pr_warning in the kernel source tree.
>> Make the use of pr_warn consistent across all kernel files.
>> This excludes all files in tools/ as there is a separate
>> define pr_warning for that directory tree and pr_warn is
>> not used in tools/.
>> Done with 'sed s/\bpr_warning\b/pr_warn/' and some emacsing.
> Sorry about asking if that has been asked already.
> Wouldn't it be slightly less intrusive to simply redefined
> pr_warning() as a synonym for pr_warn()?

That's already the case.

This series cleans up the cruft, so we can catch all users with
"git grep -w pr_warn".



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