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Date:   Thu, 16 Nov 2017 17:32:18 +0100
From:   Peter Zijlstra <peterz@...radead.org>
To:     Mathieu Desnoyers <mathieu.desnoyers@...icios.com>
Cc:     "Paul E. McKenney" <paulmck@...ux.vnet.ibm.com>,
        Boqun Feng <boqun.feng@...il.com>,
        Andy Lutomirski <luto@...capital.net>,
        Dave Watson <davejwatson@...com>,
        linux-kernel <linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org>,
        linux-api <linux-api@...r.kernel.org>,
        Paul Turner <pjt@...gle.com>,
        Andrew Morton <akpm@...ux-foundation.org>,
        Russell King <linux@....linux.org.uk>,
        Thomas Gleixner <tglx@...utronix.de>,
        Ingo Molnar <mingo@...hat.com>,
        "H. Peter Anvin" <hpa@...or.com>, Andrew Hunter <ahh@...gle.com>,
        Andi Kleen <andi@...stfloor.org>, Chris Lameter <cl@...ux.com>,
        Ben Maurer <bmaurer@...com>, rostedt <rostedt@...dmis.org>,
        Josh Triplett <josh@...htriplett.org>,
        Linus Torvalds <torvalds@...ux-foundation.org>,
        Catalin Marinas <catalin.marinas@....com>,
        Will Deacon <will.deacon@....com>,
        Michael Kerrisk <mtk.manpages@...il.com>,
        Alexander Viro <viro@...iv.linux.org.uk>
Subject: Re: [RFC PATCH v11 for 4.15 01/24] Restartable sequences system call

On Thu, Nov 16, 2017 at 04:27:07PM +0000, Mathieu Desnoyers wrote:
> ----- On Nov 16, 2017, at 11:18 AM, Peter Zijlstra peterz@...radead.org wrote:
> 
> > On Tue, Nov 14, 2017 at 03:03:51PM -0500, Mathieu Desnoyers wrote:
> >> @@ -977,6 +978,13 @@ struct task_struct {
> >>  	unsigned long			numa_pages_migrated;
> >>  #endif /* CONFIG_NUMA_BALANCING */
> >>  
> >> +#ifdef CONFIG_RSEQ
> >> +	struct rseq __user *rseq;
> >> +	u32 rseq_len;
> >> +	u32 rseq_sig;
> >> +	bool rseq_preempt, rseq_signal, rseq_migrate;
> > 
> > No bool please. Use something that has a defined size in ILP32/LP64.
> > _Bool makes it absolutely impossible to speculate on structure layout
> > across architectures.
> 
> I should as well make all those a bitmask within a "u32 rseq_event_mask" then,
> sounds fair ?

Sure, whatever works and isn't _Bool ;-)

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