lkml.org 
[lkml]   [2011]   [Jun]   [9]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
 
Messages in this thread
/
SubjectRe: [PATCH v4 3.0-rc2-tip 5/22] 5: x86: analyze instruction and determine fixups.
From
Date
On Tue, 2011-06-07 at 18:29 +0530, Srikar Dronamraju wrote:
> +static void report_bad_prefix(void)
> +{
> + pr_warn_once("uprobes does not currently support probing "
> + "instructions with any of the following prefixes: "
> + "cs:, ds:, es:, ss:, lock:\n");
> +}
> +
> +static void report_bad_1byte_opcode(int mode, uprobe_opcode_t op)
> +{
> + pr_warn_once("In %d-bit apps, "
> + "uprobes does not currently support probing "
> + "instructions whose first byte is 0x%2.2x\n", mode, op);
> +}
> +
> +static void report_bad_2byte_opcode(uprobe_opcode_t op)
> +{
> + pr_warn_once("uprobes does not currently support probing "
> + "instructions with the 2-byte opcode 0x0f 0x%2.2x\n", op);
> +}

I really don't like all that dmesg muck, why not simply fail the op?

This _once stuff is pretty useless too, once you've had them all
subsequent probe attempts will not say anything and leave you in the
dark anyway.





\
 
 \ /
  Last update: 2011-06-10 01:03    [from the cache]
©2003-2011 Jasper Spaans