basically since these branches are old, and there will be a greater than
zero amount of work to get lint-r to pass (on the new ubuntu workers), sean
and i are proposing to remove the lint-r checks for the builds.
this is super not important for the 2.4 cut/code freeze, but i wanted to
get this done before it gets pushed down my queue and before we revisit the
thanks in advance,
UC Berkeley EECS Research / RISELab Staff Technical Lead