#3860 - GSoC enquiries
gedare at rtems.org
Mon Mar 29 14:37:50 UTC 2021
On Mon, Mar 29, 2021 at 7:36 AM Ida Delphine <idadelm at gmail.com> wrote:
> Please do you mind telling me how to run uncrustify with the given configuration with any sample file?
What have you tried? Any directions followed/attempted or notes that
you have taken would be helpful.
I guess all the info that you should need is in Uncrustify's readme
Did you successfully compile uncrustify tool?
> I'm a bit stuck.
> On Wed, Mar 17, 2021 at 10:34 PM Gedare Bloom <gedare at rtems.org> wrote:
>> On Wed, Mar 17, 2021 at 2:28 PM Ida Delphine <idadelm at gmail.com> wrote:
>> > Hello,
>> > So I have gone through this configuration file and I think I'm getting it. However I'm a bit lost in the reading the messages in the thread. Do you mind explaining? Or we can start talking about a way forward.
>> > Also can you help me with some steps on how to test this by myself if possible?
>> It may be easier if you go "up" a level to see the full thread
>> context: https://lists.rtems.org/pipermail/devel/2020-October/thread.html#62769
>> Then you can go through the messages non-linearly. Right now, the
>> basic idea is to follow the steps outlined in the open project ticket.
>> I think Christian has summarized it nicely in his recent email : "I
>> think the contributions from this project that would add value would
>> 1. Finding a tool and a configuration that can do an RTEMS style or an
>> acceptable close one.
>> 2. Adding a "check-style" target to our build system.
>> 3. Maybe add some kind of script similar to Linux "checkpatch.pl" that
>> could check whether patches would need changes _before_ they are
>> The proposal preparation phase should work through identifying the
>> options and pros/cons for different tools while preparing a plan for
>> how to integrate style checks in 2, 3 and thinking through the coding
>> tasks for the summer.
>> Getting the style checking tool's configuration to match with the
>> RTEMS style will be some effort, and testing it out and submitting
>> some patches based on it could be a good proposal activity also to
>> build some confidence about the tools that will be used.
>> We also have some Python style guidelines that might be worth
>> addressing. Those are harder maybe, since the style refactoring might
>> be challenging to review for correctness.
>> For getting started, I would recommend that you try running uncrustify
>> with the given configuration on some files in RTEMS, see what it
>> results in. Play around.
>>  https://lists.rtems.org/pipermail/devel/2021-March/065547.html
>> > Thanks,
>> > Ida
>> > On Mon, Mar 15, 2021 at 9:39 PM Gedare Bloom <gedare at rtems.org> wrote:
>> >> See the related thread, and we'll have to discuss how to move forward.
>> >> The existing approach provides an uncrustify script:
>> >> https://lists.rtems.org/pipermail/devel/2020-October/062769.html
>> >> On Sun, Mar 14, 2021 at 9:47 PM Ida Delphine <idadelm at gmail.com> wrote:
>> >> >
>> >> > Hello everyone,
>> >> > This ticket(https://devel.rtems.org/ticket/3860) was proposed to me and I'm interested in it for GSoC.
>> >> > The first task there is to find a code checker or formater that can produce results that match the RTEMS coding conventions. It also made mention some tools have been discussed in the past. Please I will love suggestions on possible tools I could use to achieve this.
>> >> >
>> >> >
>> >> > Cheers,
>> >> > Ida.
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