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Date:	Mon, 09 Nov 2009 10:15:04 +0100
From:	Peter Zijlstra <>
To:	Mike Galbraith <>
Cc:	"Zhang, Yanmin" <>,
	Ingo Molnar <>,
	LKML <>,
	Gautham R Shenoy <>
Subject: Re: specjbb2005 and aim7 regression with 2.6.32-rc kernels

On Mon, 2009-11-09 at 08:09 +0100, Mike Galbraith wrote:
> +       smp_read_barrier_depends();
>         cpumask_setall(cpus);
> +       cpumask_and(cpus, cpus, cpu_online_mask);

how about: cpumask_copy(cpus, cpu_online_mask); ?

Also, iirc cpu_online_mask is guaranteed stable when preemption is
disabled, otherwise you need to use get/put_online_cpus(), an
rmb_depends() won't do.

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