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    SubjectRe: [PATCH 2.6.26 2/25] mdb: Merkey's Kernel Debugger
    > On Tue, Aug 05, 2008 at 07:24:20PM -0600,
    > wrote:
    >> I'll post some patches with these changes and submit it as a module. I
    >> will of course need to patch the kernel to introduce the die notifiers
    >> where
    >> they are not and there's the issue of cross call NMI to stop other
    >> processors on SMP.
    >> That's the real issues, Andi, is the xcall stuff for IPC to control all
    >> the processors.
    > NMIs have die notifiers too. That said a cleaner way would be to
    > generalize
    > the synchronization code already in kdump and reuse that.
    > -Andi

    I can get that done. debuggers as modules makes more sense anyway.


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