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SubjectRe: [PATCH -tip v3 4/7] kprobes: Ignore break_handler
On Fri, 18 May 2018 08:20:34 +0200
Ingo Molnar <mingo@kernel.org> wrote:

>
> * Masami Hiramatsu <mhiramat@kernel.org> wrote:
>
> > Ignore break_handler related code because it was only
> > used by jprobe and jprobe is removed.
>
> I changed this description to:
>
> ============
> Subject: kprobes: Don't call the ->break_handler() in generic kprobes code
>
> Don't call the ->break_handler() from the core kprobes code, because it was only
> used by jprobes which got removed.
>
> ( In a followup patch we'll remove the remaining calls in low level
> arch handlers as well and remove the callback altogether. )
> ============
>
> Please try to be a lot less vague in changelogs when it's possible and relevant!
>
> I.e. saying "Ignore break_handler related code" is annoyingly vague, it doesn't
> explain things well at all. Saying "Don't call the ->break_handler()" is just as
> compact, yet it also makes it very clear what's done in the patch...

OK, I'll try to describe more concretely and straightforwardly.

Thank you for telling me your advice!!

>
> Thanks,
>
> Ingo


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Masami Hiramatsu <mhiramat@kernel.org>

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