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    SubjectRe: [PATCH] more helpful WARN_ON and BUG_ON messages
    Adrian Bunk wrote:

    > Who really needs this considering it implies a size increase of the
    > kernel image?
    > Using a kernel tree so unusual that you can't locate the source anymore
    > sounds like an extremely rare and unintelligent situation, not something
    > that must be handled.

    Most debugging code makes the kernel bigger, slower... and easier to
    debug, no?

    It's not a question of not being -able- to locate sources; it's a
    question of being able to look at a bug report and triage it quickly
    without digging around to find the kernel du jour that produced it. *shrug*

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