Re: [PATCH] generic show_stack facility

David Mosberger (
Fri, 29 Mar 2002 10:26:34 -0800

>>>>> On Fri, 29 Mar 2002 09:36:26 -0800, Andrew Morton <> said:

Andrew> The way I ended up resolving these sorts of issues was to
Andrew> make the generic function

Andrew> void dump_stack(void);

Andrew> under the (hopefully valid) assumption that all
Andrew> architectures can somehow, in some manner, manage to spit
Andrew> out something useful.

Andrew> For a transitional/compatibility think, there's
Andrew> lib/dump_stack.c which just prints "I'm broken".

Andrew> Here's the diff. Comments?

Looks good to me.


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