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Subject[PATCH 19/24] turn priviled operation into a macro in head_64.S
under paravirt, read cr2 cannot be issued directly anymore.
So wrap it in a macro, defined to the operation itself in case
paravirt is off, but to something else if we have paravirt
in the game

Signed-off-by: Glauber de Oliveira Costa <>
Signed-off-by: Steven Rostedt <>
Acked-by: Jeremy Fitzhardinge <>
arch/x86/kernel/head_64.S | 9 ++++++++-
1 files changed, 8 insertions(+), 1 deletions(-)

diff --git a/arch/x86/kernel/head_64.S b/arch/x86/kernel/head_64.S
index b6167fe..c31b1c9 100644
--- a/arch/x86/kernel/head_64.S
+++ b/arch/x86/kernel/head_64.S
@@ -19,6 +19,13 @@
#include <asm/msr.h>
#include <asm/cache.h>

+#include <asm/asm-offsets.h>
+#include <asm/paravirt.h>
+#define GET_CR2_INTO_RCX movq %cr2, %rcx
/* we are not able to switch in one step to the final KERNEL ADRESS SPACE
* because we need identity-mapped pages.
@@ -267,7 +274,7 @@ ENTRY(early_idt_handler)
xorl %eax,%eax
movq 8(%rsp),%rsi # get rip
movq (%rsp),%rdx
- movq %cr2,%rcx
leaq early_idt_msg(%rip),%rdi
call early_printk
cmpl $2,early_recursion_flag(%rip)
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