[lkml]   [2018]   [Jan]   [16]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
Messages in this thread
SubjectRe: [PATCH 00/13] replace print_symbol() with printk()-s
On Mon 2018-01-08 11:09:42, Sergey Senozhatsky wrote:
> On (01/05/18 15:42), Petr Mladek wrote:
> >
> > I am all for it. But I would postpone this removal to 4.17.
> > The reason is rather ugly. 13th patch is already in arc tree.
> > We would need to shuffle the patch or coordinate pull requests.
> JFI, the patch is in Linus's tree as of now (d0729bc6bee797fb).

Great. I have pushed the patch that removes printk_symbol()
into printk.git, branch for-4.16-print-symbol.

Note that I have updated the commit message similar way
like I did for the other commits. Especially I wanted
to mention what it was obsoleted by. The message is:

kallsyms: remove print_symbol() function

No more print_symbol()/__print_symbol() users left, remove these

It was a very old API that encouraged people use continuous lines.
It had been obsoleted by %pS format specifier in a normal printk()

See also

Best Regards,

 \ /
  Last update: 2018-01-16 17:33    [W:0.129 / U:15.676 seconds]
©2003-2020 Jasper Spaans|hosted at Digital Ocean and TransIP|Read the blog|Advertise on this site