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Date:   Mon, 16 Jan 2017 22:56:12 +0100
From:   Borislav Petkov <>
To:     Prarit Bhargava <>
Cc:, Tony Luck <>,
        Thomas Gleixner <>,
        Ingo Molnar <>,
        "H. Peter Anvin" <>,,
Subject: Re: [PATCH] x86/mce: Fix initialization error warning

On Mon, Jan 16, 2017 at 04:49:41PM -0500, Prarit Bhargava wrote:
> When booting kernel with mce=off a loud warning from the mce code
> is displayed.  This causes confusion for end users.

Is this what you call a loud warning?

[    1.885648] mce: Unable to init device /dev/mcelog (rc: -5)


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