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SubjectRe: [PATCH] x86_64: Notify user of MCE events (updated)
On Sun, 9 Jan 2005, Andi Kleen wrote:

> Zwane Mwaikambo <zwane@arm.linux.org.uk> writes:
> > + */
> > + if (notify_user && console_logged) {
> > + notify_user = 0;
> > + clear_bit(0, &console_logged);
> > + printk(KERN_EMERG "Machine check exception logged\n");
>
> Another suggestion: don't make this KERN_EMERG. Make it KERN_INFO.
> Logged errors are usually correct, so there is no need for an
> emergency.
>
> Also since these are not always exceptions (but can be read from
> the polling timer) I would call them "machine check events"

Thanks for the comments, i've updated the patch.

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