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Date:   Wed, 25 Oct 2017 11:33:43 +0200
From:   Juergen Gross <>
To:     Josh Poimboeuf <>,
Cc:, Andy Lutomirski <>,
        Linus Torvalds <>,
        Sasha Levin <>,, Jiri Slaby <>,
        Ingo Molnar <>,
        "H. Peter Anvin" <>,
        Peter Zijlstra <>,
        Mike Galbraith <>,
        Chris Wright <>,
        Alok Kataria <>,
        Rusty Russell <>,,
        Boris Ostrovsky <>,,
        Thomas Gleixner <>,
        Borislav Petkov <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH 02/13] x86/paravirt: Fix output constraint macro names

On 04/10/17 17:58, Josh Poimboeuf wrote:
> Some of the paravirt '*_CLOBBERS' macros refer to output constraints
> instead of clobbers, which makes the code extra confusing.  Rename the
> output constraint related macros to '*_OUTPUTS'.
> Signed-off-by: Josh Poimboeuf <>

I'm fine with the changes, but you might want to rename the "call_clbr"
parameter of ____PVOP_[V]CALL, too, e.g. to "outputs".

You could then drop the "CALL_" from the macros, too.


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