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Date:	Tue, 23 Dec 2014 10:34:59 +0000
From:	David Vrabel <>
To:	Boris Ostrovsky <>,
	<>, <>
CC:	<>, <>
Subject: Re: [Xen-devel] [PATCH] xen/time: Remove unnecessary BUG_ON(preemptible())
 in xen_setup_timer()

On 22/12/14 18:33, Boris Ostrovsky wrote:
> 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.

Applied to stable/for-linus-3.19, thanks.

For arch-specific fixes I prefer the arch in the subject. e.g., "x86/xen:".

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