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    SubjectRe: [PATCH 2/10] kdump: dynamic per cpu allocation of memory for saving cpu registers
    On Thu, Nov 17, 2005 at 02:01:38PM -0800, Andrew Morton wrote:
    > Please always generate diffs against the latest kernel! I changed the
    > patch to reflect the new location of ppc64's machine_kexec.c.

    Sorry. That's a mistake. I shall take care of it next time onwards.

    > In that file, I notice that this comment has become more informative:
    > /*
    > * Provide a dummy crash_notes definition until crash dump is implemented.
    > * This prevents breakage of crash_notes attribute in kernel/ksysfs.c.
    > */
    > note_buf_t crash_notes[NR_CPUS];
    > Please check that with your new implementation, the above "breakage"
    > (whatever it was) remains fixed.

    With this patchset "crash_notes" has been moved in architecture independent
    portion (). Hence there is no need for architecture dependent definitions.
    So this change should be fine.

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