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    SubjectRe: Make the 32 bit Frame Pointer backtracer fall back to traditional

    * Arjan van de Ven <arjan@infradead.org> wrote:

    > Subject: Make the 32 bit Frame Pointer backtracer fall back to traditional
    > From: Arjan van de Ven <arjan@linux.intel.com>
    >
    > The 32 bit Frame Pointer backtracer code checks if the EBP is valid to
    > do a backtrace; however currently on a failure it just gives up and
    > prints nothing. That's not very nice; we can do better and still print
    > a decent backtrace.
    >
    > This patch changes the backtracer to fall back to the non-framepointer
    > backtracer if the EBP value isn't within the expected range; so on
    > weird stack corruption cases we get at least something out...

    thanks, applied. Another nice catch!

    Ingo


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