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Date:   Tue, 26 Mar 2019 18:24:03 +0100 (CET)
From:   Thomas Gleixner <>
To:     Andi Kleen <>
cc:,,, Andi Kleen <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH 08/17] x86/speculation: Fix __initconst in bugs.c

On Thu, 21 Mar 2019, Andi Kleen wrote:

Finally found a fix in the pile of unrelated crap.

Subject: x86/speculation: Fix __initconst in bugs.c

So how does this fix __initconst?

Again from Documentation:

  "The summary phrase in the email’s Subject should concisely describe the
  patch which that email contains. The summary phrase should not be a

Also instead of having the file name in the subject line, which is
completely uninteresting the prefix should be 'x86/cpu/bugs:'

> Fix some of the recently added const tables to use __initconst
> for const data instead of __initdata which causes section attribute
> conflicts.
> Signed-off-by: Andi Kleen <>

This lacks a 'Fixes:' tag.



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