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[PULL,01/22] scripts/kernel-doc: strip QEMU_ from function definitions

Message ID 20210324143021.8560-2-alex.bennee@linaro.org
State New
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Series various fixes (kernel-doc, semihosting, testing) | expand

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Alex Bennée March 24, 2021, 2:30 p.m. UTC
Some packaged versions of Sphinx (fedora33/alpine so far) have issues
with the annotated C code that kernel-doc spits out. Without knowing
about things like QEMU_PLUGIN_EXPORT it chokes trying to understand
the code. Evidently this is a problem for the kernel as well as the
long stream of regex substitutions we add to in this patch can attest.

Fortunately we have a fairly common format for all our compiler
shenanigans as applied to functions so lets just filter them all out.

Signed-off-by: Alex Bennée <alex.bennee@linaro.org>

Reviewed-by: Richard Henderson <richard.henderson@linaro.org>

Message-Id: <20210323165308.15244-2-alex.bennee@linaro.org>

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diff --git a/scripts/kernel-doc b/scripts/kernel-doc
index 4b19851b2d..240923d509 100755
--- a/scripts/kernel-doc
+++ b/scripts/kernel-doc
@@ -1745,6 +1745,9 @@  sub dump_function($$) {
+    # Strip QEMU specific compiler annotations
+    $prototype =~ s/QEMU_[A-Z_]+ +//;
     # Yes, this truly is vile.  We are looking for:
     # 1. Return type (may be nothing if we're looking at a macro)
     # 2. Function name