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Date:   Tue, 19 Nov 2019 13:06:28 -0800
From:   Stephen Boyd <>
To:     Alan Maguire <>,,,
        Alan Maguire <>,
        Knut Omang <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH v4 linux-kselftest-test 4/6] kunit: remove timeout dependence on sysctl_hung_task_timeout_seconds

Quoting Alan Maguire (2019-11-15 02:16:10)
> In discussion of how to handle timeouts, it was noted that if
> sysctl_hung_task_timeout_seconds is exceeded for a kunit test,
> the test task will be killed and an oops generated.  This should
> suffice as a means of debugging such timeout issues for now.
> Hence remove use of sysctl_hung_task_timeout_secs, which has the
> added benefit of avoiding the need to export that symbol from
> the core kernel.
> Signed-off-by: Alan Maguire <>
> Signed-off-by: Knut Omang <>
> ---

Reviewed-by: Stephen Boyd <>

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