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Date:	Thu, 23 Feb 2012 15:54:50 -0800
From:	Greg Kroah-Hartman <>
To:	"H. Peter Anvin" <>
Cc:	Linus Torvalds <>,, Raphael Prevost <>,
	Suresh Siddha <>,
	Linux Kernel Mailing List <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH 0/5] i387: stable kernel backport

On Thu, Feb 23, 2012 at 03:18:03PM -0800, H. Peter Anvin wrote:
> On 02/23/2012 03:16 PM, Greg Kroah-Hartman wrote:
> > 
> > And a "clean" 3.2.7 doesn't have that problem?
> > 
> > Does the same thing happen in Linus's tree at the moment?
> > 
> Clean 3.2.7 I don't think has that problem, although of course when I
> run the stress test it fails on other ways so it's hard to 100% rule out.
> Linus' tree doesn't have that problems.


So, we need more testers, so let me release a -rc kernel with just these
changes in it, to get a wider testing range, and make an easy "this
kernel worked, but this one didn't" for people to work with.

I don't suppose that 'git bisect' would work for this, as it's really a
"all or nothing" type thing with this series from what I can tell,


greg k-h
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