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    SubjectRe: [PATCH v5] ramoops: use pstore interface
    On Mon, 2 Apr 2012 13:51:29 -0700 Kees Cook <> wrote:

    > On Mon, Apr 2, 2012 at 1:39 PM, Shuah Khan <> wrote:
    > >> First of all ramoops was born mainly for debug purpose and to help the
    > >> maintainability of a product. I used it in systems where the uptime (so
    > >> no reboot) was important. So it can be very useful for me load the
    > >> module, gather logs and unload it for example. A kernel panic is not
    > >> recoverable so the reboot is needed but it's not always true for a
    > >> kernel oops.
    > >>
    > >> Marco
    > >
    > > What is the status of this patch? Don't see it in 3.3 and haven't
    > > checked 3.4-rc1 yet.
    > Hi,
    > I've been hoping it would get into 3.4. It's in the -mm tree, and has
    > been living in linux-next for a while. I'm not sure why it hasn't been
    > merged into Linus's tree yet. Andrew, is there a reason it hasn't been
    > merged?

    It's not forgotten about - sometimes I'll hold a few things over until
    rc2 to give myself time to go back and review the discussion. The
    ramoops and c/r patches fell into that bucket this time.

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