[linux-dvb] Increase debug level of debug messages in cx88-mpeg

Jan Dittmer jdi at l4x.org
Tue Apr 18 23:24:15 CEST 2006


Trent Piepho wrote:
> On Tue, 18 Apr 2006, Jan Dittmer wrote:
>> Set at least debug level 1 for all debug messages in cx88-mpeg.c to be
>> able to turn them off by setting debug=0. Currently I'm getting
>> about 10k messages per day from this in my syslog without any
>> functional harm.
> 
> I already have a patch that does this in the Hg tree.  Except you turned off
> three dprintk's that I didn't, the irq timeout, irq loop, and irq "general
> errors".  These shouldn't be generated in normal operation and really are
> error conditions, so I thought it was best to leave them on.  I see now that

As the driver seems to have code to recover from these errors it would at least
be nice to turn them off with debug=0 or upgrade them to regular KERN_WARNINGs.
I didn't see these last 3 messages but replaced all debug printks with
level 0 just to be thorough :)

Jan



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