Re: [PATCH 0/8] ftrace: updates to tip

From: Steven Rostedt
Date: Mon Jan 19 2009 - 19:41:27 EST

On Mon, 19 Jan 2009, Steven Rostedt wrote:

> Ingo,
> The one patch I did here, will need to go to stable as well. I'll write
> up a patch against stable, and as soon as it gets into Linus's tree,
> it should also be pulled into stable as well. Without the patch, some
> archs will not be able to perform any tracing. There is an alignment
> issue that will cause the ring buffer to fail to commit any transactions.

False alarm on the stable side. The code in question did not make it in
2.6.28, so there is nothing to worry about there.

Never mind ;-)

-- Steve

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