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> So, if somebody other than the initial developer wants to use the tracepoint, they could misinterpret a lack of output as a sign that the surrounding code is not being executed at all.
The people using the tracepoints are not necessarily kernel developers, and in most cases will not be tracing while at the same time looking at the source-code.
Posted Dec 8, 2010 11:02 UTC (Wed) by Auders (subscriber, #53318)
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