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Date:   Thu, 23 Feb 2017 17:02:47 +0900
From:   Sergey Senozhatsky <sergey.senozhatsky.work@...il.com>
To:     Geert Uytterhoeven <geert@...ux-m68k.org>
Cc:     Sergey Senozhatsky <sergey.senozhatsky@...il.com>,
        Andrew Morton <akpm@...ux-foundation.org>,
        Petr Mladek <pmladek@...e.com>,
        Linus Torvalds <torvalds@...ux-foundation.org>,
        Jan Kara <jack@...e.cz>, Tejun Heo <tj@...nel.org>,
        Calvin Owens <calvinowens@...com>,
        Steven Rostedt <rostedt@...dmis.org>,
        Ingo Molnar <mingo@...hat.com>,
        Peter Zijlstra <peterz@...radead.org>,
        Andy Lutomirski <luto@...nel.org>,
        Peter Hurley <peter@...leysoftware.com>,
        "linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org" <linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org>,
        Sergey Senozhatsky <sergey.senozhatsky.work@...il.com>
Subject: Re: [PATCHv7 2/8] printk: rename nmi.c and exported api

Hello Geert,

On (02/23/17 08:50), Geert Uytterhoeven wrote:
> Hi Sergey,
[..]
> > -config NMI_LOG_BUF_SHIFT
> > -       int "Temporary per-CPU NMI log buffer size (12 => 4KB, 13 => 8KB)"
> > +config PRINTK_SAFE_LOG_BUF_SHIFT
> > +       int "Temporary per-CPU printk log buffer size (12 => 4KB, 13 => 8KB)"
> >         range 10 21
> >         default 13
> > -       depends on PRINTK_NMI
> > +       depends on PRINTK
> 
> Was this dependency change intentional?
> My platform doesn't have PRINTK_NMI.

yes. printk-safe uses the same mechanism as printk-nmi (per-CPU buffers, etc.)
and does not depend on HAVE_NMI/PRINTK_NMI, but depends on PRINTK.

NMI related part of printk-safe (printk-nmi per-CPU buffers, etc.) is not
compiled for !HAVE_NMI systems (since PRINTK_NMI is unset there).

	-ss

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