doc/coding-style.txt | 12 ++++++------
1 file changed, 6 insertions(+), 6 deletions(-)
diff --git a/doc/coding-style.txt b/doc/coding-style.txt
index c362eef..6b1c44a 100644
@@ -11,13 +11,13 @@ can get a passport for your patch ASAP.
First of all, the Embedded Linux Library coding style must follow every rule
for the Linux kernel (http://www.kernel.org/doc/Documentation/CodingStyle).
There also exists a tool named checkpatch.pl to help you check the compliance
-with it. Just type "checkpatch.pl --no-tree patch_name" to check your patch.
+with it. Just type "checkpatch.pl --no-tree --no-signoff patch_name" to check
-In theory, you need to clean up all the warnings and errors except this
-one: "ERROR: Missing Signed-off-by: line(s)". ell does not used Signed-Off
-lines, so including them is actually an error. In certain circumstances one
-can ignore the 80 character per line limit. This is generally only allowed if
-the alternative would make the code even less readable.
+In theory, you need to clean up all the warnings and errors. In
+certain circumstances one can ignore the 80 character per line limit.
+This is generally only allowed if the alternative would make the code
+even less readable.
Besides the kernel coding style above, the ell has special
flavors for its own. Some of them are mandatory (marked as 'M'), while