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    SubjectRe: Large block device patch, part 1 of 9
    Pavel Machek wrote:
    >>
    >>While we're talking about printk()... is there any reason *not* to
    >>rename it printf()?
    >
    > I believe printf() is good idea. I put printk() into userland programs
    > too many times now, and used printf() too many times from kernel.
    >

    The only reason I can think of *not* to call it printf() is that you may
    want to do something for userspace testing like:

    #define printk(X, Y...) fprintf(stderr, X, ## Y)

    -hpa


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