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SubjectRe: [PATCH] watchdog: add support for w83697hg chip
Samuel Tardieu wrote:
>>>>>>"Sam" == Samuel Tardieu <sam@rfc1149.net> writes:
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> Sam> I suggest that you use the following patch instead. [...] I
> Sam> disable the watchdog until it is first used
>
> Oops, disabling will work best if done at module initialization time :)
> Revised patch attached.

Personally I don't agree with disabling the watchdog on load.
If it is already started from the BIOS or GRUB for example,
there will be a large window of time/logic that is not protected.

Pádraig.
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