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Date:   Wed, 6 May 2020 17:51:48 +0200
From:   Peter Zijlstra <>
To:     Thomas Gleixner <>
Cc:     LKML <>,,
        "Paul E. McKenney" <>,
        Andy Lutomirski <>,
        Alexandre Chartre <>,
        Frederic Weisbecker <>,
        Paolo Bonzini <>,
        Sean Christopherson <>,
        Masami Hiramatsu <>,
        Petr Mladek <>,
        Steven Rostedt <>,
        Joel Fernandes <>,
        Boris Ostrovsky <>,
        Juergen Gross <>,
        Brian Gerst <>,
        Mathieu Desnoyers <>,
        Josh Poimboeuf <>,
        Will Deacon <>
Subject: Re: [patch V4 part 2 01/18] x86/entry/64: Move non entry code into
 .text section

On Tue, May 05, 2020 at 03:41:13PM +0200, Thomas Gleixner wrote:
> All ASM code which is not part of the entry functionality can move out into
> the .text section. No reason to keep it in the non-instrumentable entry
> section.

Just to note to self (or others), I'm planning to move all this into
arch/x86/kernel/kernel.S (bike-shed away) sometime after all this lands.
These things simply do not belong in entry.S at all.

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