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SubjectRe: Solid doc for kernel

[Pavel Machek <>]
> It would be nice to warn if such condition is detected. Silently
> correcting problems is bad thing (tm). So patch currently looks like
> this.

> /* glitch! bail out... */
> else {
> printk( "Keyboard glitch detected, ignoring keypress\n" );
> return;
> }

Without rate-limiting? Remember that this can happen four times per
second. That adds up to a lot of syslog. Print *one* message, maybe
two, then decrement your int variable so it will never happen again....


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