Re: Tiny error in printk output for clocksource : a3:<6>Time:acpi_pm clocksource has been installed.

From: Randy Dunlap
Date: Wed Sep 27 2006 - 11:23:50 EST

On Tue, 26 Sep 2006 22:19:53 -0700 Joe Perches wrote:

> On Tue, 2006-09-26 at 22:17 -0700, Randy Dunlap wrote:
> > > > so it does break the printk()s up itself.
> > > Changing all of those MAC address printks to a single function
> > > could prevent this.
> > >
> > True enough. Thanks for the patch.
> > However, in this case, the single-printed MAC address still needs
> > a \n, with the IRQ on a separate line (wasting vertical screen space),
> > or it needs a custom printk() that is all done at one time.
> > Probably the latter IMO. Oh, it looks like your patch
> > has a way to handle that too. Good.
> > What happened to your patch?
> I sent it as an RFC with samples and such.
> It's out of date and it went comment free.
> I could bring it forward if anyone wants it.

I think that it's needed, but it's really up to the netdev
people. If you do resend it, please note this problem
(that Jesper posted) as well.

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