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Date: Wed, 8 Feb 2017 11:54:30 -0800
From: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@...ux-foundation.org>
To: Kees Cook <keescook@...omium.org>
Cc: Thomas Gleixner <tglx@...utronix.de>, Xing Gao <xgao01@...il.wm.edu>, 
	Jessica Frazelle <me@...sfraz.com>, John Stultz <john.stultz@...aro.org>, 
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	Lai Jiangshan <jiangshanlai@...il.com>, Petr Mladek <pmladek@...e.com>, 
	Andrew Morton <akpm@...ux-foundation.org>, Oleg Nesterov <oleg@...hat.com>, 
	Nicolas Iooss <nicolas.iooss_linux@....org>, Nicolas Pitre <nicolas.pitre@...aro.org>, 
	Richard Cochran <richardcochran@...il.com>, "Paul E. McKenney" <paulmck@...ux.vnet.ibm.com>, 
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	Dmitry Vyukov <dvyukov@...gle.com>, Olof Johansson <olof@...om.net>, Shuah Khan <shuah@...nel.org>, 
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Subject: Re: [PATCH v2] time: Remove CONFIG_TIMER_STATS

On Wed, Feb 8, 2017 at 11:26 AM, Kees Cook <keescook@...omium.org> wrote:
>
> Given that the tracer can give the same information, this patch entirely
> removes CONFIG_TIMER_STATS.
>
> Suggested-by: Thomas Gleixner <tglx@...utronix.de>
> Signed-off-by: Kees Cook <keescook@...omium.org>
> Acked-by: John Stultz <john.stultz@...aro.org>

Looks good to me. Let's wait for the 4.11 merge window though. I'm
assuming I'll get this through the tip timer tree..

               Linus

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