SMP kernels /w POLLING enabled - combination garbles(syncer?) console line message(s) on reboot

Steven Hartland killing at
Sat Jan 26 06:38:03 PST 2008

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Kris Kennaway" <kris at>
> It's harmless (actually a sign of increased concurrency); two threads 
> are running printf concurrently.  Add options PRINTF_BUFR_SIZE=[...] if 
> you don't want to see this.

Surely if it was just concurrency it would just be the messages jumbled
and not totally corrupt as though some buffer overrun had happened?


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