[PATCH] checkpatch/coding-style: Allow 100 column lines

Joe Perches joe at perches.com
Sat May 30 23:15:57 UTC 2020

On Sat, 2020-05-30 at 16:14 -0600, Andreas Dilger wrote:
> On May 29, 2020, at 5:12 PM, Joe Perches <joe at perches.com> wrote:
> > Change the maximum allowed line length to 100 from 80.
> What is the benefit/motivation for changing this?  The vast majority
> of files are wrapped at 80 columns, and if some files start being
> wrapped at 100 columns they will either display poorly on 80-column
> terminals, or a lot of dead space will show in 100-column terminals.

YA Linus bleat in this thread.
I don't much care one way or any other.




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