cvs commit: src/sys/kern kern_sysctl.c

Christian S.J. Peron csjp at
Mon Aug 8 20:18:18 GMT 2005

On Mon, Aug 08, 2005 at 01:02:13PM -0700, Nate Lawson wrote:
> One other thing:  I don't think this should be MFCd before 6.0.  It's 
> possible that there are some drivers that violate this rule and having a 
> release trigger panics is bad.  This is the same reason we turn off 
> INVARIANTS for releases.

iirc WITNESS_WARN will only result in a panic if WARN_PANIC, otherwise
just a warning is printed to the console. Further, WITNESS_WARN is a nop
if WITNESS has'nt been compiled into the kernel. I think this is safe
to MFC.

Christian S.J. Peron
csjp at FreeBSD.ORG
FreeBSD Committer

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