[PATCH v2 5/8] makedumpfile: Read and process filter commands from config file.

Ken'ichi Ohmichi oomichi at mxs.nes.nec.co.jp
Fri Aug 12 03:33:06 EDT 2011

Hi Mahesh,

On Thu, 11 Aug 2011 17:33:48 +0530
Mahesh J Salgaonkar <mahesh at linux.vnet.ibm.com> wrote:
> > > 
> > > BTW makedumpfile.c has become a large file which is bigger than 10KLine,
> > > and I will separate it to some files for the maintenance.
> > 
> > To shrink makedumpfile.c file, I made a prototype patch.
> > (commit 40f5724152047a12e4ac9db51d9f9e00e7a79ebe of filter-out-devel branch)
> > And I'd like to see your opinion.
> > 
> I like the idea. The prototype patch looks good. I think we can
> even separate out the module symbol load/clean up functions including all
> associated functions out of makedumpfile.c. What do you think?

I think it is a good direction that we separete out the module symbol
load code, which is added by you, from makedumpfile.c.
And I will try it.

Ken'ichi Ohmichi

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