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Date:   Wed, 25 Oct 2017 13:14:36 +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 09/13] x86/asm: Convert ALTERNATIVE*() assembler macros to
 preprocessor macros

On 04/10/17 17:58, Josh Poimboeuf wrote:
> The ALTERNATIVE() and ALTERNATIVE_2() macros are GNU assembler macros,
> which makes them quite inflexible for future changes.  Convert them to
> preprocessor macros.
> Signed-off-by: Josh Poimboeuf <>

Reviewed-by: Juergen Gross <>


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