On Sat, Apr 14, 2018 at 01:08:47PM +0200, Heinrich Schuchardt wrote: > With c398f2df7ca4 ("checkpatch.pl: update from Linux kernel v4.16") > scripts/checkpatch.ps checks if the SPDX license identifier follows the > rules set forth in > https://www.kernel.org/doc/html/latest/process/license-rules.html > > If the SPDX license identifier is not in the first line or it does not > use the right comment style we get a warning like > > WARNING: Missing or malformed SPDX-License-Identifier tag in line 1 > #37: FILE: lib/efi_selftest/efi_selftest_unaligned.c:1: > +/* > > Do we want to apply the same rules as the Linux kernel project?
Ugh. It also looks like it wouldn't be easy to make it a relaxed check. So we can either ignore SPDX_LICENSE_TAG in .checkpatch.conf (and be no worse but not better than before) or a coccinelle script to whack all of our current tags into kernel-style tags? -- Tom
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