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Date:	Sat, 6 Sep 2008 20:24:38 +0200
From:	Ingo Molnar <>
To:	Joe Korty <>
Cc:	Leon Woestenberg <>,
	Andrew Morton <>,
	"" <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] shrink printk timestamp field

* Joe Korty <> wrote:

> >> Of course it's useful.  If you're working on performance or latency 
> >> in a disk, network or USB driver, microsecond resolution is about 
> >> right.
> >
> > I second this. If we have timestamps enables, let it be useful for 
> > all current uses. The 3 digits extra are very cheap useful 
> > information in that area (without resorting to more elaborate 
> > methods like the recently merged latency tracer).
> > 
> > Rather than cut 3 digits off, maybe fix some of the too-wide prints 
> > would solve the posters issue better.
> > 
> > Can we please have this patch non-committed or reverted?
> I have no objection...

ok, i've zapped it from tip/core/printk.

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