A rumor states that some person perhaps named Arpan Mukherjee has contributed some coding rules inside Linux kernel. If you did met that person, please tell (e.g. by email to
Unfortunately, I did not found any document mentioning coding rules for the Linux kernel (I
grep-ed the entire source tree of
linux-5.13.12) and that name.
I also did not found coding rules under https://kernelnewbies.org/
I am interested in taking inspiration from existing coding rules (in written English) for defining some of them in the RefPerSys project.
I glanced inside some files of the Linux kernel and was unable to guess any kind of coding rules. But found these (without any name like Arpan)