Re: [PATCH] ia64: reset console_loglevel so INIT output always goes to

From: Bjorn Helgaas <>
Date: 2005-01-10 15:27:44
> As Keith pointed out, we are working on returning from an INIT.
> Would it be reasonable to save the current console_loglevel,
> set console_loglevel up to 15, call init_handler_platform(), and
> then set console_loglevel back to the original level?
> Right now init_handler_platform() never returns.  When the code
> is improved to return, the console_loglevel will get restored
> to the correct level.

Sure.  I expect that we will one day be able to continue after
an INIT, and I considered doing the save/restore in the current
patch.  But I preferred the simplest possible patch, partly because
this is an issue for distributions, and I'd like to see them
pick this up quickly

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Received on Sun Jan 9 23:27:59 2005

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