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Date:	Sat, 9 Aug 2014 19:06:43 +0200
From:	Borislav Petkov <>
To:	David Rientjes <>,
	Thomas Gleixner <>
Cc:	Ingo Molnar <>,
	Linus Torvalds <>,
	Ingo Molnar <>,
	"H. Peter Anvin" <>,
	Jiang Liu <>,
	Benjamin Herrenschmidt <>,
	"Rafael J. Wysocki" <>,
	Bjorn Helgaas <>,
	Randy Dunlap <>,
	Yinghai Lu <>,
	Grant Likely <>,,
	Len Brown <>,
	Konrad Rzeszutek Wilk <>,
	Andrew Morton <>,
	Tony Luck <>,
	Joerg Roedel <>,
	Greg Kroah-Hartman <>,,,, Peter Zijlstra <>
Subject: Re: [GIT PULL] x86/apic changes for v3.17

On Fri, Aug 08, 2014 at 03:21:44PM -0700, David Rientjes wrote:
> On Thu, 7 Aug 2014, Ingo Molnar wrote:
> > Linus, please pull the latest x86-apic-for-linus git tree from:
> > 
> >    git:// x86-apic-for-linus
> > 
> >    # HEAD: 5e3bf215f4f2efc0af89e6dbc5da789744aeb5d7 x86/apic/vsmp: Make is_vsmp_box() static
> > 
> > 
> > The main changes in this cycle are:
> > 
> >     * Remove obsolete APIC driver abstractions. (David Rientjes)
> > 
> These changes are unrelated from the other issues and can still be pulled 
> from
> 	git:// x86/apic 
> if we want the cleanups for 3.17.  The x86 pull request was originally at 
> It would be a shame to miss out on that because the changes share the same 
> tip branch.

Actually, that whole branch could go in now, especially since Thomas
picked up the stable IRQ numbers assignment during s/r fix:

@tglx: I don't know about IOAPIC reference count:

This looks like a bugfix too.

With those two applied, tip/x86/apic is good to go IMHO. The only thing
that remains are the IOMMU IOPFs which we'll deal accordingly later -
they need shutting up only anyway.


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