[PATCH] Remove CONFIG_EXPERIMENTAL from kdump
bwalle at suse.de
Thu Jun 26 05:11:58 EDT 2008
* Bernhard Walle [2008-06-26 10:28]:
> * Andrew Morton [2008-06-26 01:23]:
> > >
> > > config PROC_VMCORE
> > > bool "/proc/vmcore support (EXPERIMENTAL)"
> > > - depends on PROC_FS && EXPERIMENTAL && CRASH_DUMP
> > > + depends on PROC_FS && CRASH_DUMP
> > > default y
> > > help
> > > Exports the dump image of crashed kernel in ELF format.
> > What about powerpc, sh and ia64?
> At least for ia64 I wouldn't consider it as experimental. Don't know
> about SH and PPC.
On PPC it's also quite mature (just talked with our PPC maintainer),
they are also working on relocatable kernel support for kdump.
Bernhard Walle, SUSE LINUX Products GmbH, Architecture Development
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