Re: [RFC net-next 0/2] net: Use net_<level>_ratelimit

From: Johannes Berg
Date: Tue May 15 2012 - 14:21:38 EST

On Tue, 2012-05-15 at 14:13 -0400, David Miller wrote:
> From: Johannes Berg <johannes@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> Date: Tue, 15 May 2012 20:03:48 +0200
> > Oops. Yes, please do that, mac80211 doesn't have DEBUG yet
> If you want debugging messages you would turn on dynamic_debug
> via sysctl or whatever, not define DEBUG in your sources.
> I don't think we should add yet another interface just to get
> KERN_DEBUG in there.

But don't you have to do something in the sources to actually get
dynamic_debug enabled? I'm concerned this will make mac80211 debugging
inconsistent - the normal bits are just printk() still, and the
rate-limited bits need some special enabling? That seems odd.


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