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    SubjectRe: [PATCH 1/6] kexec: Export vmcoreinfo note size properly
    On Thu, Nov 21, 2013 at 10:59:00AM -0800, Greg KH wrote:
    > On Wed, Nov 20, 2013 at 12:50:46PM -0500, Vivek Goyal wrote:
    > > Right now we seem to be exporting the max data size contained inside
    > > vmcoreinfo note. But this does not include the size of meta data around
    > > vmcore info data. Like name of the note and starting and ending elf_note.
    > >
    > > I think user space expects total size and that size is put in PT_NOTE
    > > elf header.
    > >
    > > Signed-off-by: Vivek Goyal <vgoyal@redhat.com>
    > > ---
    > > kernel/ksysfs.c | 2 +-
    > > 1 files changed, 1 insertions(+), 1 deletions(-)
    >
    > This should go into 3.13, right?
    >
    > Nice fix.

    Yes. This is just a general fix for kexec. I noticed it while going
    through the code.

    Thanks
    Vivek


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