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Date:   Wed, 13 May 2020 21:08:30 -0400 (EDT)
From:   Mathieu Desnoyers <mathieu.desnoyers@...icios.com>
To:     Thomas Gleixner <tglx@...utronix.de>
Cc:     linux-kernel <linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org>, x86 <x86@...nel.org>,
        paulmck <paulmck@...nel.org>, Andy Lutomirski <luto@...nel.org>,
        Alexandre Chartre <alexandre.chartre@...cle.com>,
        Frederic Weisbecker <frederic@...nel.org>,
        Paolo Bonzini <pbonzini@...hat.com>,
        Sean Christopherson <sean.j.christopherson@...el.com>,
        Masami Hiramatsu <mhiramat@...nel.org>,
        Petr Mladek <pmladek@...e.com>, rostedt <rostedt@...dmis.org>,
        "Joel Fernandes, Google" <joel@...lfernandes.org>,
        Boris Ostrovsky <boris.ostrovsky@...cle.com>,
        Juergen Gross <jgross@...e.com>,
        Brian Gerst <brgerst@...il.com>,
        Josh Poimboeuf <jpoimboe@...hat.com>,
        Will Deacon <will@...nel.org>
Subject: Re: [patch V4 part 3 12/29] x86/entry/common: Provide
 idtentry_enter/exit()

----- On May 5, 2020, at 9:44 AM, Thomas Gleixner tglx@...utronix.de wrote:
[...]
> + * Invokes:
> + *  - lockdep irqflag state tracking as low level ASM entry disabled
> + *    interrupts.
> + *
> + *  - Context tracking if the exception hit user mode.
> + *
> + *  - RCU notification if the exception hit kernel mode

Nit: missing "." at end of line.

> + *
> + *  - The hardirq tracer to keep the state consistent as low level ASM
> + *    entry disabled interrupts.

> +			 * This needs to be done very carefully.
> +			 * idtentry_enter() invoked rcu_irq_enter(). This
> +			 * needs to undone before scheduling.

Nit: "to undone" -> "to be undone".

Thanks,

Mathieu


-- 
Mathieu Desnoyers
EfficiOS Inc.
http://www.efficios.com

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