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diff --git a/scripts/checkpatch.pl b/scripts/checkpatch.pl
index 893cbd517f8..518cc2e5843 100755
--- a/scripts/checkpatch.pl
+++ b/scripts/checkpatch.pl
@@ -4104,7 +4104,9 @@ sub process {
#Ignore Page<foo> variants
$var !~ /^(?:Clear|Set|TestClear|TestSet|)Page[A-Z]/ &&
#Ignore SI style variants like nS, mV and dB (ie: max_uV, regulator_min_uA_show)
- $var !~ /^(?:[a-z_]*?)_?[a-z][A-Z](?:_[a-z_]+)?$/) {
+ $var !~ /^(?:[a-z_]*?)_?[a-z][A-Z](?:_[a-z_]+)?$/ &&
+#Ignore some three character SI units explicitly, like MiB and KHz
+ $var !~ /^(?:[a-z_]*?)_?(?:[KMGT]iB|[KMGT]?Hz)(?:_[a-z_]+)?$/) {
while ($var =~ m{($Ident)}g) {
my $word = $1;
next if ($word !~ /[A-Z][a-z]|[a-z][A-Z]/);