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authorBernhard Walle <>2007-10-16 23:31:23 -0700
committerLinus Torvalds <>2007-10-17 08:43:06 -0700
commitac984abe12208f07c3b4ef68e3186adbc4288b4d (patch)
treef58f7e2397139b51262fe687d8a47d73adb3277c /Documentation
parent4fd45090d6aed83e3978689d8dc98ce16b9689dd (diff)
Add reset_devices to the recommended parameters
This patch adds the "reset_devices" option (that's used only by one device driver for now) to the recommended list of command line parameters for kdump. Meaning (Documentation/kernel-parameters.txt): reset_devices [KNL] Force drivers to reset the underlying device during initialization. Signed-off-by: Bernhard Walle <> Cc: "Randy.Dunlap" <> Cc: Vivek Goyal <> Cc: "Eric W. Biederman" <> Cc: Haren Myneni <> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <>
Diffstat (limited to 'Documentation')
1 files changed, 2 insertions, 2 deletions
diff --git a/Documentation/kdump/kdump.txt b/Documentation/kdump/kdump.txt
index a9a411d8b978..96d832b22217 100644
--- a/Documentation/kdump/kdump.txt
+++ b/Documentation/kdump/kdump.txt
@@ -292,10 +292,10 @@ Following are the arch specific command line options to be used while
loading dump-capture kernel.
For i386, x86_64 and ia64:
- "1 irqpoll maxcpus=1"
+ "1 irqpoll maxcpus=1 reset_devices"
For ppc64:
- "1 maxcpus=1 noirqdistrib"
+ "1 maxcpus=1 noirqdistrib reset_devices"
Notes on loading the dump-capture kernel: