|| ||Masami Hiramatsu <firstname.lastname@example.org>|
|| ||Ananth N Mavinakayanahalli <email@example.com>, Jim Keniston <firstname.lastname@example.org>, Roland McGrath <email@example.com>, Arjan van de Ven <firstname.lastname@example.org>, prasanna@i|
|| ||[RFC -mm][PATCH 0/6] kprobes x86 code unification and boosters|
|| ||Mon, 10 Dec 2007 17:52:46 -0500|
|| ||systemtap-ml <email@example.com>|
I developed a series of patches which unifies kprobes code on x86
and introduces boosters on x86-64. These patches can be applied to 2.6.24-rc4-mm1.
The purpose of this patchset is unifying kprobes_[32|64].[c|h] to kprobes.[c|h]
for simplifying code maintenance.
kprobe-booster and kretprobe-booster were explained in:
Currently, these patches do unification as following order.
1. Clean up and fix bugs in kprobes[1/6, 2/6].
2. Introduce kprobe-booster and kretprobe-booster for x86-64[3/6, 4/6].
(x86-32 kprobes already has same functionalities)
3. Prepare unification[5/6].
4. Unify kprobes code[6/6].
If you have any comment, please let me know.
I have added your signed-off on 5th patch. Is it OK?
It is based on your patch.
Hitachi Computer Products (America) Inc.
Software Solutions Division
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