[PATCH -mm 2/2] kexec jump -v12: save/restore device state

Huang Ying ying.huang at intel.com
Tue Jul 15 01:19:04 EDT 2008

Hi, Vivek,

On Mon, 2008-07-14 at 09:48 -0400, Vivek Goyal wrote:
> You have cited various possible use cases of this patchset. Which is
> the specific feature you are planning to use?

I think two features are useful:

1. Kexec based hibernation
2. Do kdump then continue

> Thinking more about it, what's the compelling feature out of this list
> which makes this patchset a strong candidate for inclusion?
> Regarding hibernation, Rafael does not think this is the way to go 
> for future.

I think kexec based hibernation can be a better hibernation scheme, at
least more code sharing.

Best Regards,
Huang Ying

More information about the kexec mailing list