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Date:	Thu, 23 Feb 2012 11:41:50 -0800
From:	Linus Torvalds <torvalds@...ux-foundation.org>
To:	Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@...uxfoundation.org>
Cc:	raphael@...o.asia, "H. Peter Anvin" <hpa@...or.com>,
	stable@...r.kernel.org, Suresh Siddha <suresh.b.siddha@...el.com>,
	Linux Kernel Mailing List <linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org>
Subject: Re: [PATCH 0/5] i387: stable kernel backport

On Thu, Feb 23, 2012 at 11:36 AM, Greg Kroah-Hartman
<gregkh@...uxfoundation.org> wrote:
>

The insane safe_address games go away in the cleanup patch, so it
really shouldn't be much of an issue.

In the end, save_address should just be

  #define safe_address (tsk->thread.has_fpu)

(and in fact the whole #define got removed entirely in mainline in
commit 80ab6f1e8c98, which might be fodder for -stable too)

                 Linus
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