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authorLinus Torvalds <>2021-02-26 14:21:18 -0800
committerLinus Torvalds <>2021-02-26 14:21:18 -0800
commit3fb6d0e00efc958d01c2f109c8453033a2d96796 (patch)
tree32a9a9ae4b3836b27cb4e247f855948f83bd2d20 /Documentation/process
parenta3905af5be36b9aa9f17657a02eeb2a08e939c13 (diff)
parentf37a15ea8db022373a2cb6d1a6004c65c2b7f17e (diff)
Merge tag 'docs-5.12-2' of git://
Pull documentation fixes from Jonathan Corbet: "A handful of late-arriving documentation fixes, nothing all that notable" * tag 'docs-5.12-2' of git:// docs: proc.rst: fix indentation warning Documentation: cgroup-v2: fix path to example BPF program docs: powerpc: Fix tables in syscall64-abi.rst Documentation: features: refresh feature list Documentation: features: remove c6x references docs: ABI: testing: ima_policy: Fixed missing bracket Fix unaesthetic indentation scripts: kernel-doc: fix array element capture in pointer-to-func parsing doc: use KCFLAGS instead of EXTRA_CFLAGS to pass flags from command line Documentation: proc.rst: add more about the 6 fields in loadavg
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diff --git a/Documentation/process/4.Coding.rst b/Documentation/process/4.Coding.rst
index 0825dc496f22..1f0d81f44e14 100644
--- a/Documentation/process/4.Coding.rst
+++ b/Documentation/process/4.Coding.rst
@@ -242,7 +242,7 @@ and try to avoid "fixes" which make the warning go away without addressing
its cause.
Note that not all compiler warnings are enabled by default. Build the
-kernel with "make EXTRA_CFLAGS=-W" to get the full set.
+kernel with "make KCFLAGS=-W" to get the full set.
The kernel provides several configuration options which turn on debugging
features; most of these are found in the "kernel hacking" submenu. Several
diff --git a/Documentation/process/submit-checklist.rst b/Documentation/process/submit-checklist.rst
index f709beaf02c9..b1bc2d37bd0a 100644
--- a/Documentation/process/submit-checklist.rst
+++ b/Documentation/process/submit-checklist.rst
@@ -96,7 +96,7 @@ and elsewhere regarding submitting Linux kernel patches.
injection might be appropriate.
20) Newly-added code has been compiled with ``gcc -W`` (use
- ``make EXTRA_CFLAGS=-W``). This will generate lots of noise, but is good
+ ``make KCFLAGS=-W``). This will generate lots of noise, but is good
for finding bugs like "warning: comparison between signed and unsigned".
21) Tested after it has been merged into the -mm patchset to make sure