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Date:   Thu, 30 Aug 2018 11:22:56 +0200
From:   Borislav Petkov <>
To:     Brijesh Singh <>
Cc:,,,, Tom Lendacky <>,
        Thomas Gleixner <>,
        "H. Peter Anvin" <>,
        Paolo Bonzini <>,
        Sean Christopherson <>,
        Radim Krčmář <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH v2 2/3] x86/mm: add .data..decrypted section to hold
 shared variables

On Wed, Aug 29, 2018 at 10:54:37AM -0500, Brijesh Singh wrote:
> Please note that the _WP flags and helper functions are used by this
> patch only. Introducing a helper in a separate patch will cause a build
> warning.

... a build warning which goes away with the next patch, adding the
users, right?

> I am leaning to keep the helper in this patch but if you think
> it should be done in separate patch then let me know.

Well, if you're doing a bunch of different things in a single patch, it
would be better, IMO, to have each thing in a separate patch.



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