Re: [PATCH 1/8] Remove syslog prefix in uncompressed oops text

From: aruna
Date: Mon Apr 15 2013 - 03:40:21 EST

On Monday 15 April 2013 12:50 PM, Michael Ellerman wrote:
On Wed, Apr 10, 2013 at 12:51:00PM +0530, Aruna Balakrishnaiah wrote:
Removal of syslog prefix in the uncompressed oops text will
help in capturing more oops data.
Why does it help? Does this effect any existing tools?


By setting the (2nd) syslog argument of kmsg_dump_get_buffer() to false,
we omit <n> line prefixes and thereby capture more of the printk buffer.

No this should not effect any existing tools.


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