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    SubjectRe: [PATCH] lockless MCE i386 port
    On Sun, 14 Nov 2004, Andi Kleen wrote:

    > Looks good from a first look.
    > One issue is that you will need people to run the mcelog cron job
    > and create /dev/mcelog, otherwise they won't see any non fatal
    > warnings anymore.
    > I'm actually considering to add a tasklet/bit on x86-64 to printk
    > a one line warning when any events are in the log. Perhaps that
    > would be a good idea here too to make the migration smoother.

    I've actually left the nonfatal code to printk from it's timer, then i
    have the events which come via int18 to schedule a tasklet which prints
    all the output. So it should all functional similarly to the same code
    without any userspace changes. Do folks want /dev/mcelog?


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