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From Tim Ellison <t.p.elli...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: [drlvm][signals] New heuristics for crash handler
Date Tue, 12 Feb 2008 20:41:30 GMT
Gregory Shimansky wrote:
> Tim Ellison said the following on 12.02.2008 22:32:
>> Gregory,
>>
>> Is this appropriate during feature freeze?  Looks like significant new 
>> functionality.
> 
> Oh. I didn't realize the _feature_ freeze started up already! I only 
> remembered the date 15th of February from your email. I must have not 
> read it carefully enough. The good thing is that this is not a _feature_ 
> per say since crash handler had problems printing good stack traces on 
> x86_64, so it could be called a bug to some extent. On the other hand, 
> if I was aware about the freeze, I'd hold on committing such big change.
> 
>> Do you guarantee all this code going to work perfectly ?! <g>
> 
> Well, the code in question is targeted to work only in case of a crash 
> which shouldn't happen in the first place. So I hope it is not critical 
> for general stability. If any regression is noticed, I'll revert this 
> commit.

np -- at least you know there is a feature freeze on now.  Sorry for not 
making it clear.

Regards,
Tim

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