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kstrto*: add documentation

As Bruce Fields pointed out, kstrto* is currently lacking kerneldoc
comments.  This patch adds kerneldoc comments to common variants of
kstrto*: kstrto(u)l, kstrto(u)ll and kstrto(u)int.

Signed-off-by: Eldad Zack <eldad@fogrefinery.com>
Cc: J. Bruce Fields <bfields@fieldses.org>
Cc: Joe Perches <joe@perches.com>
Cc: Randy Dunlap <rdunlap@xenotime.net>
Cc: Alexey Dobriyan <adobriyan@gmail.com>
Cc: Rob Landley <rob@landley.net>
Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org>
Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
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  1. +3 −0 Documentation/DocBook/kernel-api.tmpl
  2. +33 −0 include/linux/kernel.h
  3. +64 −0 lib/kstrtox.c
@@ -58,6 +58,9 @@
<sect1><title>String Conversions</title>
!Elib/vsprintf.c
+!Finclude/linux/kernel.h kstrtol
+!Finclude/linux/kernel.h kstrtoul
+!Elib/kstrtox.c
</sect1>
<sect1><title>String Manipulation</title>
<!-- All functions are exported at now
@@ -220,6 +220,23 @@ int __must_check _kstrtol(const char *s, unsigned int base, long *res);
int __must_check kstrtoull(const char *s, unsigned int base, unsigned long long *res);
int __must_check kstrtoll(const char *s, unsigned int base, long long *res);
+
+/**
+ * kstrtoul - convert a string to an unsigned long
+ * @s: The start of the string. The string must be null-terminated, and may also
+ * include a single newline before its terminating null. The first character
+ * may also be a plus sign, but not a minus sign.
+ * @base: The number base to use. The maximum supported base is 16. If base is
+ * given as 0, then the base of the string is automatically detected with the
+ * conventional semantics - If it begins with 0x the number will be parsed as a
+ * hexadecimal (case insensitive), if it otherwise begins with 0, it will be
+ * parsed as an octal number. Otherwise it will be parsed as a decimal.
+ * @res: Where to write the result of the conversion on success.
+ *
+ * Returns 0 on success, -ERANGE on overflow and -EINVAL on parsing error.
+ * Used as a replacement for the obsolete simple_strtoull. Return code must
+ * be checked.
+*/
static inline int __must_check kstrtoul(const char *s, unsigned int base, unsigned long *res)
{
/*
@@ -233,6 +250,22 @@ static inline int __must_check kstrtoul(const char *s, unsigned int base, unsign
return _kstrtoul(s, base, res);
}
+/**
+ * kstrtol - convert a string to a long
+ * @s: The start of the string. The string must be null-terminated, and may also
+ * include a single newline before its terminating null. The first character
+ * may also be a plus sign or a minus sign.
+ * @base: The number base to use. The maximum supported base is 16. If base is
+ * given as 0, then the base of the string is automatically detected with the
+ * conventional semantics - If it begins with 0x the number will be parsed as a
+ * hexadecimal (case insensitive), if it otherwise begins with 0, it will be
+ * parsed as an octal number. Otherwise it will be parsed as a decimal.
+ * @res: Where to write the result of the conversion on success.
+ *
+ * Returns 0 on success, -ERANGE on overflow and -EINVAL on parsing error.
+ * Used as a replacement for the obsolete simple_strtoull. Return code must
+ * be checked.
+ */
static inline int __must_check kstrtol(const char *s, unsigned int base, long *res)
{
/*
View
@@ -104,6 +104,22 @@ static int _kstrtoull(const char *s, unsigned int base, unsigned long long *res)
return 0;
}
+/**
+ * kstrtoull - convert a string to an unsigned long long
+ * @s: The start of the string. The string must be null-terminated, and may also
+ * include a single newline before its terminating null. The first character
+ * may also be a plus sign, but not a minus sign.
+ * @base: The number base to use. The maximum supported base is 16. If base is
+ * given as 0, then the base of the string is automatically detected with the
+ * conventional semantics - If it begins with 0x the number will be parsed as a
+ * hexadecimal (case insensitive), if it otherwise begins with 0, it will be
+ * parsed as an octal number. Otherwise it will be parsed as a decimal.
+ * @res: Where to write the result of the conversion on success.
+ *
+ * Returns 0 on success, -ERANGE on overflow and -EINVAL on parsing error.
+ * Used as a replacement for the obsolete simple_strtoull. Return code must
+ * be checked.
+ */
int kstrtoull(const char *s, unsigned int base, unsigned long long *res)
{
if (s[0] == '+')
@@ -112,6 +128,22 @@ int kstrtoull(const char *s, unsigned int base, unsigned long long *res)
}
EXPORT_SYMBOL(kstrtoull);
+/**
+ * kstrtoll - convert a string to a long long
+ * @s: The start of the string. The string must be null-terminated, and may also
+ * include a single newline before its terminating null. The first character
+ * may also be a plus sign or a minus sign.
+ * @base: The number base to use. The maximum supported base is 16. If base is
+ * given as 0, then the base of the string is automatically detected with the
+ * conventional semantics - If it begins with 0x the number will be parsed as a
+ * hexadecimal (case insensitive), if it otherwise begins with 0, it will be
+ * parsed as an octal number. Otherwise it will be parsed as a decimal.
+ * @res: Where to write the result of the conversion on success.
+ *
+ * Returns 0 on success, -ERANGE on overflow and -EINVAL on parsing error.
+ * Used as a replacement for the obsolete simple_strtoull. Return code must
+ * be checked.
+ */
int kstrtoll(const char *s, unsigned int base, long long *res)
{
unsigned long long tmp;
@@ -168,6 +200,22 @@ int _kstrtol(const char *s, unsigned int base, long *res)
}
EXPORT_SYMBOL(_kstrtol);
+/**
+ * kstrtouint - convert a string to an unsigned int
+ * @s: The start of the string. The string must be null-terminated, and may also
+ * include a single newline before its terminating null. The first character
+ * may also be a plus sign, but not a minus sign.
+ * @base: The number base to use. The maximum supported base is 16. If base is
+ * given as 0, then the base of the string is automatically detected with the
+ * conventional semantics - If it begins with 0x the number will be parsed as a
+ * hexadecimal (case insensitive), if it otherwise begins with 0, it will be
+ * parsed as an octal number. Otherwise it will be parsed as a decimal.
+ * @res: Where to write the result of the conversion on success.
+ *
+ * Returns 0 on success, -ERANGE on overflow and -EINVAL on parsing error.
+ * Used as a replacement for the obsolete simple_strtoull. Return code must
+ * be checked.
+ */
int kstrtouint(const char *s, unsigned int base, unsigned int *res)
{
unsigned long long tmp;
@@ -183,6 +231,22 @@ int kstrtouint(const char *s, unsigned int base, unsigned int *res)
}
EXPORT_SYMBOL(kstrtouint);
+/**
+ * kstrtoint - convert a string to an int
+ * @s: The start of the string. The string must be null-terminated, and may also
+ * include a single newline before its terminating null. The first character
+ * may also be a plus sign or a minus sign.
+ * @base: The number base to use. The maximum supported base is 16. If base is
+ * given as 0, then the base of the string is automatically detected with the
+ * conventional semantics - If it begins with 0x the number will be parsed as a
+ * hexadecimal (case insensitive), if it otherwise begins with 0, it will be
+ * parsed as an octal number. Otherwise it will be parsed as a decimal.
+ * @res: Where to write the result of the conversion on success.
+ *
+ * Returns 0 on success, -ERANGE on overflow and -EINVAL on parsing error.
+ * Used as a replacement for the obsolete simple_strtoull. Return code must
+ * be checked.
+ */
int kstrtoint(const char *s, unsigned int base, int *res)
{
long long tmp;

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