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Date:	Wed, 22 Feb 2012 16:14:35 -0800
From:	"H. Peter Anvin" <hpa@...or.com>
To:	Linus Torvalds <torvalds@...ux-foundation.org>
CC:	Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@...uxfoundation.org>,
	stable@...r.kernel.org, Raphael Prevost <raphael@...o.asia>,
	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 02/22/2012 03:31 PM, Linus Torvalds wrote:
> On Wed, Feb 22, 2012 at 3:15 PM, Linus Torvalds
> <torvalds@...ux-foundation.org> wrote:
>>
>> Ok, I probably missed something when I skipped the patches that
>> weren't appropriate for backporting (like the whole FPU state preload
>> removal and rewriting).
> 
> Ahh. Yes, I see what happened.
> 
> The FPU preloading patches cleaned up __switch_to() to use the
> appropriate helpers to set TS_USEDFPU, but since I skipped them
> (because I felt they weren't appropriate for -stable), those cleanups
> got missed. So then the __math_state_restore()
> 
> Only the last patch needs fixing, methinks. Updated version attached.
> 
>                     Linus

Immediate failure, still.

	-hpa

-- 
H. Peter Anvin, Intel Open Source Technology Center
I work for Intel.  I don't speak on their behalf.

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