[lkml]   [2000]   [Jul]   [3]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
Messages in this thread
    SubjectRe: [PATCH #2] console lock grabbed too early in printk...
    Chris Lattner wrote:
    > To solve this, I see two main strategies that are usable:
    > 1. Count printk's that cannot be used due to recursive entries. On the
    > next successful printk, indicate that some printk's were lost.
    > 2. kmalloc(GFP_ATOMIC) a temporary buffer, and try our damnest to get the
    > message through to the user/kernel developer.

    3: If a deadlock is detected, just jam the message out somehow and
    then BUG(). That's good enough!

    To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
    the body of a message to
    Please read the FAQ at

     \ /
      Last update: 2005-03-22 13:57    [W:0.021 / U:24.840 seconds]
    ©2003-2017 Jasper Spaans. hosted at Digital OceanAdvertise on this site