[PATCH] drm/i915: Mark expected switch fall-throughs

Gustavo A. R. Silva garsilva at embeddedor.com
Mon Dec 4 15:20:45 UTC 2017

Hi Joonas,

Quoting Joonas Lahtinen <joonas.lahtinen at linux.intel.com>:

> On Mon, 2017-11-27 at 16:17 -0600, Gustavo A. R. Silva wrote:
>> In preparation to enabling -Wimplicit-fallthrough, mark switch cases
>> where we are expecting to fall through.
> I have to say I'm totally not sold on regexps matching comment
> contents. Was something more explicit ever considered? Like:
> #define FALLTHROUGH __attribute__((fallthrough));
> With the appropriate version checks, of course.

One of the arguments is that comments lets us leverage the existing  
static analyzers.

We've been discussing this during the last week, feel free to join the  


Gustavo A. R. Silva

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