lkml.org 
[lkml]   [2005]   [Jan]   [9]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
 
Messages in this thread
/
Date
From
SubjectRe: [PATCH] x86_64: Notify user of MCE events (updated)
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.

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 robotrap@domdv.de
-
To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
the body of a message to majordomo@vger.kernel.org
More majordomo info at http://vger.kernel.org/majordomo-info.html
Please read the FAQ at http://www.tux.org/lkml/

\
 
 \ /
  Last update: 2005-03-22 14:09    [from the cache]
©2003-2011 Jasper Spaans