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SubjectRe: [PATCH] x86_64: Notify user of MCE events (updated)
Andi Kleen wrote:
> Zwane Mwaikambo <> 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.

Just asking:
How about KERN_NOTICE? KERN_INFO is in my opinion too easily lost in the
syslog noise. Personally I'm logging KERN_INFO just to console,
KERN_NOTICE however to file.
An MCE event would suit the description "normal but significant
condition" of KERN_NOTICE as far as I can see.
Andreas Steinmetz SPAMmers use
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