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Date:   Fri, 23 Sep 2022 12:55:28 +0200
From:   David Hildenbrand <david@...hat.com>
To:     John Hubbard <jhubbard@...dia.com>, linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org
Cc:     linux-mm@...ck.org, linux-doc@...r.kernel.org,
        linuxppc-dev@...ts.ozlabs.org,
        Linus Torvalds <torvalds@...ux-foundation.org>,
        Andrew Morton <akpm@...ux-foundation.org>,
        Ingo Molnar <mingo@...nel.org>,
        David Laight <David.Laight@...LAB.COM>,
        Jonathan Corbet <corbet@....net>,
        Andy Whitcroft <apw@...onical.com>,
        Joe Perches <joe@...ches.com>,
        Dwaipayan Ray <dwaipayanray1@...il.com>,
        Lukas Bulwahn <lukas.bulwahn@...il.com>,
        Baoquan He <bhe@...hat.com>, Vivek Goyal <vgoyal@...hat.com>,
        Dave Young <dyoung@...hat.com>,
        Jani Nikula <jani.nikula@...ux.intel.com>,
        Michael Ellerman <mpe@...erman.id.au>,
        Nicholas Piggin <npiggin@...il.com>,
        Christophe Leroy <christophe.leroy@...roup.eu>
Subject: Re: [PATCH v1 1/3] coding-style.rst: document BUG() and WARN() rules
 ("do not crash the kernel")

On 23.09.22 04:26, John Hubbard wrote:
> On 9/20/22 05:23, David Hildenbrand wrote:
>> [1] https://lkml.kernel.org/r/CAHk-=wiEAH+ojSpAgx_Ep=NKPWHU8AdO3V56BXcCsU97oYJ1EA@mail.gmail.com
>> [2] https://lore.kernel.org/r/CAHk-=wg40EAZofO16Eviaj7mfqDhZ2gVEbvfsMf6gYzspRjYvw@mail.gmail.com
>> [2] https://lkml.kernel.org/r/CAHk-=wit-DmhMfQErY29JSPjFgebx_Ld+pnerc4J2Ag990WwAA@mail.gmail.com
> 
> s/2/3/

Thanks!

> 
> ...
>> diff --git a/Documentation/process/coding-style.rst b/Documentation/process/coding-style.rst
>> index 03eb53fd029a..e05899cbfd49 100644
>> --- a/Documentation/process/coding-style.rst
>> +++ b/Documentation/process/coding-style.rst
>> @@ -1186,6 +1186,67 @@ expression used.  For instance:
>>   	#endif /* CONFIG_SOMETHING */
>>   
>>   
>> +22) Do not crash the kernel
>> +---------------------------
>> +
>> +In general, it is not the kernel developer's decision to crash the kernel.
> 
> What do you think of this alternate wording:
> 
> In general, the decision to crash the kernel belongs to the user, rather
> than to the kernel developer.

Ack

[...]

> I like the wording, it feels familiar somehow! :)

:)

> 
> Reviewed-by: John Hubbard <jhubbard@...dia.com>

Thanks!

-- 
Thanks,

David / dhildenb

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