Re: [PATCH 4/4] x86/jump-label: Show where and what was wrong onerrors

From: Borislav Petkov
Date: Wed Aug 07 2013 - 14:41:22 EST

On Wed, Aug 07, 2013 at 10:51:43AM -0700, H. Peter Anvin wrote:
> A bigger issue is probably if panic-on-bug should be the default, with
> !panic being an opt-in debugging option.

Yes, it might make sense although embedded wants to disable CONFIG_BUG
on systems which cannot report errors:

â Disabling this option eliminates support for BUG and WARN, reducing
â the size of your kernel image and potentially quietly ignoring
â numerous fatal conditions. You should only consider disabling this
â option for embedded systems with no facilities for reporting errors.
â Just say Y.


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