[PATCH] powerpc: fix os-term usage on kernel panic
linas at austin.ibm.com
Thu Nov 29 07:09:32 EST 2007
On Wed, Nov 28, 2007 at 12:00:37PM +0100, Olaf Hering wrote:
> On Tue, Nov 27, Will Schmidt wrote:
> > > -void rtas_os_term(char *str)
> > > +void rtas_panic_msg(char *str)
> > > - if (panic_timeout)
> > > - return;
> This change is wrong. Booting with panic=123 really means the system
> has to reboot in 123 seconds after a panic.
And it does.
> But, maybe this panic_timeout check was moved elsewhere.
It was *always* somewhere else; the check here was always wrong.
This change makes the os-term call happen after the the panic
timeout amount of time has elapsed.
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