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    SubjectRe: Permanent Kgdb integration into the kernel - lets get with it.
    Sergei Shtylyov wrote:
    > Hello.
    >
    > Randy Dunlap wrote:
    >
    >>>>>> In spite of kgdb, shouldn't it have that \n anyways in case some
    >>>>>> other code
    >>>>>> gets added in the future after the macro? Or are you saying that
    >>>>>> there should
    >>>>>> never be any code ever after that macro?
    >>>>>
    >>>>> Sure if there is mainline code added after that macro we add the \n.
    >>>>> But only if it makes sense to add code there, which it didn't in kgdb.
    >
    >>>> Was that because with recent enough tools and config options there was
    >>>> enough annotations so GDB could finally figure out where things had
    >>>> stopped? Thanks.
    >>>
    >>> The reason Linus said he didn't allow George's kgdb mm patch to be
    >>> integrating into the kernel a year or two ago was that Amit and
    >>> George had significantly different implementations. So Amit, Tom,
    >>> George, and the rest of the kgdb development gang worked together and
    >>> came up with a unified version that we now support on SourceForge.
    >
    >>> Tom rolled up a mm patch back in December for Andrew and then the
    >>> integration process stopped. I suggest we work together on getting
    >>> the kgdb patch back into the mm series and permanently into the kernel
    >>> like the kexec code and then we can avoid this kernel development
    >>> obfuscation.
    >
    >> Hi,
    >> Is there any movement on this?
    >
    > Jason Wessel has taken up KGDB maintenance for upstream. We're now
    > working on merging the several diverse trees together.
    >
    > WBR, Sergei

    at kgdb.sf.net or where is the work being done?

    Thanks,
    --
    ~Randy
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