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    SubjectRe: [Xen-devel] Re: [PATCH] shorten the x86_64 boot setup GDT to what the comment says
    On Thursday 09 November 2006 16:31, Jan Beulich wrote:
    > >>> Andi Kleen <> 09.11.06 14:13 >>>
    > >>
    > >> Stephen Tweedie has written up a patch to fix the Xen side and will be
    > >> submitting that to those folks. But that doesn't excuse the GDT limit
    > >> being a magnitude too big.
    > >
    > >Added thanks
    > Once at this - why not set it to the *correct* value, just like i386 does,
    > and update the comment at once? Namely, why would you expect to
    > never run into the original problem again if there are still possible
    > selectors pointing into invalid, yet within limits parts of the GDT?

    Ok I will use an offset.

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