[PATCH] log machine check errors

Jake Moilanen moilanen at austin.ibm.com
Fri Aug 27 06:44:52 EST 2004

On Thu, 26 Aug 2004 13:39:02 -0700
Dave Hansen <haveblue at us.ibm.com> wrote:

> On Thu, 2004-08-26 at 05:36, Jake Moilanen wrote:
> > IIRC check-exception expects that the buffer not cross an
> > LMB.  One way we can guarantee it is to make sure it also doesn't cross
> > a page boundary, hence the page alignment.
> Is the buffer guaranteed to never be larger than a page?  (I know it's
> only 2048 bytes now)

It will depend on the RAS architects if they ever decide to move error logs
greater then 2k.  It may happen someday, but we'll have warning.


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