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    SubjectRe: [PATCH] ehea: add kexec support
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    On Tue, 2007-10-30 at 09:39 +0100, Christoph Raisch wrote:
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    > Michael Ellerman <michael@ellerman.id.au> wrote on 28.10.2007 23:32:17:
    > >
    > >
    > > How do you plan to support kdump?
    > >
    >
    > When kexec is fully supported kdump should work out of the box
    > as for any other ethernet card (if you load the right eth driver).
    > There's nothing specific to kdump you have to handle in
    > ethernet device drivers.
    > Hope I didn't miss anything here...

    Perhaps. When we kdump the kernel does not call the reboot notifiers, so
    the code Jan-Bernd just added won't get called. So the eHEA resources
    won't be freed. When the kdump kernel tries to load the eHEA driver what
    will happen?

    cheers

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