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Date:	Mon, 22 Dec 2014 13:33:10 -0500
From:	Boris Ostrovsky <>
Subject: [PATCH] xen/time: Remove unnecessary BUG_ON(preemptible()) in xen_setup_timer()

There is no reason for having it and, with commit 250a1ac685f1 ("x86,
smpboot: Remove pointless preempt_disable() in
native_smp_prepare_cpus()"), it prevents HVM guests from booting.

Signed-off-by: Boris Ostrovsky <>
 arch/x86/xen/time.c | 2 --
 1 file changed, 2 deletions(-)

diff --git a/arch/x86/xen/time.c b/arch/x86/xen/time.c
index f473d26..23019b4 100644
--- a/arch/x86/xen/time.c
+++ b/arch/x86/xen/time.c
@@ -458,8 +458,6 @@ void xen_setup_timer(int cpu)
 void xen_setup_cpu_clockevents(void)
-	BUG_ON(preemptible());

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