[Drbd-dev] [PATCH 2/2] vsprintf: Remove support for %pF and %pf in favour of %pS and %ps

Rafael J. Wysocki rafael at kernel.org
Mon Mar 25 10:30:01 CET 2019

On Fri, Mar 22, 2019 at 2:21 PM Sakari Ailus
<sakari.ailus at linux.intel.com> wrote:
> %pS and %ps are now the preferred conversion specifiers to print function
> %names. The functionality is equivalent; remove the old, deprecated %pF
> %and %pf support.

Are %pF and %pf really not used any more in the kernel?

If that is not the case, you need to convert the remaining users of
them to using %ps or %pS before making support for them go away

That said, checkpatch can be made treat %pf/F as invalid format right away IMO.

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