Commit a3dd3323 authored by WANG Cong's avatar WANG Cong Committed by Linus Torvalds

kexec: remove KMSG_DUMP_KEXEC

KMSG_DUMP_KEXEC is useless because we already save kernel messages inside
/proc/vmcore, and it is unsafe to allow modules to do other stuffs in a
crash dump scenario.

[akpm@linux-foundation.org: fix powerpc build]
Signed-off-by: default avatarWANG Cong <xiyou.wangcong@gmail.com>
Reported-by: default avatarVivek Goyal <vgoyal@redhat.com>
Acked-by: default avatarVivek Goyal <vgoyal@redhat.com>
Acked-by: default avatarJarod Wilson <jarod@redhat.com>
Cc: "Eric W. Biederman" <ebiederm@xmission.com>
Cc: KOSAKI Motohiro <kosaki.motohiro@jp.fujitsu.com>
Signed-off-by: default avatarAndrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org>
Signed-off-by: default avatarLinus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
parent 9512938b
......@@ -638,7 +638,6 @@ static void oops_to_nvram(struct kmsg_dumper *dumper,
/* These are almost always orderly shutdowns. */
return;
case KMSG_DUMP_OOPS:
case KMSG_DUMP_KEXEC:
break;
case KMSG_DUMP_PANIC:
panicking = true;
......
......@@ -83,8 +83,7 @@ static void ramoops_do_dump(struct kmsg_dumper *dumper,
struct timeval timestamp;
if (reason != KMSG_DUMP_OOPS &&
reason != KMSG_DUMP_PANIC &&
reason != KMSG_DUMP_KEXEC)
reason != KMSG_DUMP_PANIC)
return;
/* Only dump oopses if dump_oops is set */
......
......@@ -315,8 +315,7 @@ static void mtdoops_do_dump(struct kmsg_dumper *dumper,
char *dst;
if (reason != KMSG_DUMP_OOPS &&
reason != KMSG_DUMP_PANIC &&
reason != KMSG_DUMP_KEXEC)
reason != KMSG_DUMP_PANIC)
return;
/* Only dump oopses if dump_oops is set */
......
......@@ -18,7 +18,6 @@
enum kmsg_dump_reason {
KMSG_DUMP_OOPS,
KMSG_DUMP_PANIC,
KMSG_DUMP_KEXEC,
KMSG_DUMP_RESTART,
KMSG_DUMP_HALT,
KMSG_DUMP_POWEROFF,
......
......@@ -32,7 +32,6 @@
#include <linux/console.h>
#include <linux/vmalloc.h>
#include <linux/swap.h>
#include <linux/kmsg_dump.h>
#include <linux/syscore_ops.h>
#include <asm/page.h>
......@@ -1094,8 +1093,6 @@ void crash_kexec(struct pt_regs *regs)
if (kexec_crash_image) {
struct pt_regs fixed_regs;
kmsg_dump(KMSG_DUMP_KEXEC);
crash_setup_regs(&fixed_regs, regs);
crash_save_vmcoreinfo();
machine_crash_shutdown(&fixed_regs);
......
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