Re: [PATCH] PM / hibernate: Introduce snapshot test mode for hibernation
From: Pavel Machek
Date: Wed Jul 13 2016 - 16:26:29 EST
On Wed 2016-07-13 22:04:27, Rafael J. Wysocki wrote:
> On Wed, Jul 13, 2016 at 7:01 PM, Pavel Machek <pavel@xxxxxx> wrote:
> > Hi!
> >> >>and then swapon the swap device, and do a testing. This should be safer?
> >> >Yeah, that's the way. Read-only root is other option.
> >> >
> >> >>>I guess updating documentation would be welcome from my side,
> >> >>>otherwise it should be ok.
> >> >>OK, I'll update the documents.
> >> >Just add fat warning into the documentation.
> >> OK.
> > Actually... If you could add
> > printk(KERN_ALERT "Hibernation image written. If you have any
> > filesystems mounted read-write and attempt to resume, you'll corrupt
> > your data. To prevent that, remove the hibernation image.\n")
> > ...I guess that would save someone's filesystem. (Yes, very high
> > loglevel. If you attempt to do this from anything else then singleuser
> > or initrd, you are asking for problems, so... lets make sure user sees
> > it.)
> Please see the new version of this patch:
New version changes nothing, right? You still need to be sure
filesystems are not mounted r/w. So I would still like to see printk()
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