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    SubjectRe: [RFC PATCH v7 00/10] fadump: Firmware-assisted dump support for Powerpc.
    On Thu, Feb 16, 2012 at 04:44:06PM +0530, Mahesh J Salgaonkar wrote:

    > Please find the version 7 of the patchset that implements firmware-assisted
    > dump mechanism to capture kernel crash dump for Powerpc architecture.
    > Firmware-assisted dump is a robust mechanism to get reliable kernel crash
    > dump with the assistance of firmware. This approach does not use kexec,
    > instead firmware assists in booting the kdump kernel while preserving memory
    > contents.

    For the series:

    Reviewed-by: Paul Mackerras <>

    I think it's pretty much good enough to go in now. I have one relatively
    minor comment about a printk which could be addressed if you decide to
    do another version of the series.


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