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Re: [Xen-devel] Re: [PATCH] kexec: framework and i386 (Take XIV)

To: Akio Takebe <takebe_akio@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>, Ian Campbell <Ian.Campbell@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>, Horms <horms@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: [Xen-devel] Re: [PATCH] kexec: framework and i386 (Take XIV)
From: Keir Fraser <keir@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Thu, 31 May 2007 11:49:34 +0100
Cc: Ian Pratt <m+Ian.Pratt@xxxxxxxxxxxx>, Kazuo Moriwaka <moriwaka@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>, xen-devel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx, "Zou, Nanhai" <nanhai.zou@xxxxxxxxx>, Isaku Yamahata <yamahata@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>, Magnus Damm <magnus@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>, Mark Williamson <mark.williamson@xxxxxxxxxxxx>, xen-ia64-devel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
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On 31/5/07 11:43, "Akio Takebe" <takebe_akio@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> Hi, Ian and Horms
> I add the nmi=kdump option as Ian suggested.
> What do you think about it?

Won't the default fatal_trap() behaviour cause you to drop into kdump code
anyway? fatal_trap -> panic -> kexec_crash.

 -- Keir

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