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    SubjectRe: Re: [PATCH 20/40] arm,kgdb: Add hook to catch an oops with debugger
    Russell King - ARM Linux wrote:
    > On Thu, Jan 14, 2010 at 08:59:16AM -0600, Jason Wessel wrote:
    >
    >> Add in a low level hook to catch calls to die() in the debugger.
    >>
    >> After the debugger is done, the standard system rules will be in play
    >> for the original exception.
    >>
    >> The kdb debugger wants a chance to catch these sorts of exceptions for
    >> analysis.
    >>
    >
    > NAK. I have a similar patch which implements the hook properly - but
    > with one caveat. It needs a review to ensure that its safe to return
    > from die(). Until that's established, this patch can not be merged.
    >

    I dropped the patch which you NAK'ed from the series.

    As for your included patch, I will try it out against the various
    regression tests I have, which exercise the oops and exception paths.

    > Please also ensure that the linux-arm-kernel list is copied with ARM
    > patches.
    >
    >

    Check.


    Thanks,
    Jason.


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