Re: [for-linus][PATCH 08/11] recordmcount: Fix nop_mcount() function

From: Uwe Kleine-König
Date: Sun Oct 13 2019 - 15:14:13 EST

On Sun, Oct 13, 2019 at 02:57:43PM -0400, Steven Rostedt wrote:
> One problem with quilt, is that it doesn't like non-ASCII characters
> (I'm looking at you Kleine-König!)
> From: "Steven Rostedt (VMware)" <rostedt@xxxxxxxxxxx>
> The removal of the longjmp code in recordmcount.c mistakenly made the
> return of make_nop() being negative an exit of nop_mcount(). It should
> not exit the routine, but instead just not process that part of the
> code. By exiting with an error code, it would cause the update of
> recordmcount to fail some files which would fail the build if ftrace
> function tracing was enabled.
> Link:
> Reported-by: Uwe Kleine-önig <u.kleine-koenig@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> Tested-by: Uwe Kleine-König <u.kleine-koenig@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>

And now it seems to have problems with plain ASCII-K, but only once out
of two :-|

Best regards

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