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Date:   Thu, 23 Nov 2017 14:47:43 +0100
From:   Michal Hocko <>
To:     peter enderborg <>
        Steven Rostedt <>,
        Ingo Molnar <>,
        Alex Deucher <>,
        "David S . Miller" <>,
        Harry Wentland <>,
        Greg Kroah-Hartman <>,
        Tony Cheng <>,
        Andrew Morton <>,
        Vlastimil Babka <>,
        Mel Gorman <>,
        Johannes Weiner <>,
        Pavel Tatashin <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] Add slowpath enter/exit trace events

On Thu 23-11-17 14:03:04, peter enderborg wrote:
> On 11/23/2017 01:47 PM, Michal Hocko wrote:
> >
> > This might be true but the other POV is that the trace point with the
> > additional information is just too disruptive to the rest of the code
> > and it exposes too many implementation details.
> From who do you want to hide details? Is this a security thing? I
> don't understand this  argument.  Tracefs is not part of uapi,
> right?

Linus would disagree

Michal Hocko

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