[RFC PATCH 3/4] powerpc 2.6.16-rt17: to support CONFIG_MCOUNT
tsutomu.owa at toshiba.co.jp
Mon Aug 21 19:44:06 EST 2006
Sorry about the late response and thanks a lot for your comments.
> On Fri, 11 Aug 2006 07:12:35 -0700, Daniel Walker <dwalker at mvista.com> said:
>> On Fri, 2006-08-11 at 11:02 +0900, Tsutomu OWA wrote:
>> +#if defined(CONFIG_PREEMPT_TRACE) || defined(CONFIG_LATENCY_TRACE)
>> + print_traces(current);
>> +#endif /* CONFIG_PREEMPT_TRACE || CONFIG_LATENCY_TRACE */
> You shouldn't need the ifdef's here.
Right. I'll remove them.
>> +#ifdef CONFIG_DEBUG_MUTEXES
>> + show_held_locks(current);
>> +#endif /* CONFIG_DEBUG_MUTEXES */
>> diff -rup -x CVS 2.6.16-rt17/arch/powerpc/kernel/prom.c rt-powerpc/arch/powerpc/kernel/prom.c
> Your on an ancient version of the -rt patch. I see that your using CVS
> which explains that. If you want to keep better pace you should consider
> not using CVS.
Hmm... I'll think about that.
>> diff -rup -x CVS 2.6.16-rt17/lib/string.c rt-powerpc/lib/string.c
>> --- 2.6.16-rt17/lib/string.c 2006-03-20 14:53:29.000000000 +0900
>> +++ rt-powerpc/lib/string.c 2006-06-16 13:08:07.000000000 +0900
>> @@ -67,7 +67,7 @@ EXPORT_SYMBOL(strnicmp);
>> * @src: Where to copy the string from
>> #undef strcpy
>> -char *strcpy(char *dest, const char *src)
>> +char * notrace strcpy(char *dest, const char *src)
>> char *tmp = dest;
> Why are these notrace ?
Because these are called from prom_init before the relocation.
I was a bit reluctant to calcurate the address of mcount_enabled,
every time _mcount is called and was not sure if it's ok to call
__trace() at this early stage.
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