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Date:   Thu, 28 May 2020 13:01:41 -0700
From:   Linus Torvalds <>
To:     Tetsuo Handa <>
Cc:     Petr Mladek <>,
        Andrew Morton <>,
        Linux Kernel Mailing List <>,
        Dmitry Vyukov <>,
        Ondrej Mosnacek <>,
        Sergey Senozhatsky <>,
        Steven Rostedt <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH v2] twist: allow converting pr_devel()/pr_debug() into snprintf()

On Thu, May 28, 2020 at 12:50 PM Linus Torvalds
<> wrote:
> I still don't understand why this small set of random options couldn't
> just be kernel options that get set on the command line, and that have
> independent and sane and explainable behavior? Why this odd mentality
> of "syzkaller is special"?

And just to clarify: the kernel option wouldn't be "syzcaller_twist"
or something insane like that.

It would be something like "kbd-disable-hotkeys" or whatever: actual
real text that says what it does.


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