Re: [PATCH 07/34] vfs: Add configuration parser helpers [ver #12]
- Date: Thu, 14 Mar 2019 11:49:11 +0100
- From: Geert Uytterhoeven <geert@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: [PATCH 07/34] vfs: Add configuration parser helpers [ver #12]
On Thu, Mar 14, 2019 at 11:27 AM David Howells <dhowells@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Geert Uytterhoeven <geert@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> > When would I want to disable this?
> > It seems this option was introduced in "ver #10" of your patch series,
> > without being mentioned in the changelog for that version.
> Sorry, yes - it's a debugging tool to check that the parser tables are vaguely
> sane. I set it to default to 'Y' for the moment to catch errors in upcoming
> fs conversion development. You probably want to disable it if you're not
> doing fs conversion.
OK thanks. Makes perfect sense, now I see the output of
pr_notice("*** VALIDATE %s ***\n", name);
in my boot test.
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