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    SubjectRe: [PATCH 0/5] i387: stable kernel backport
    On 02/22/2012 03:31 PM, Linus Torvalds wrote:
    > On Wed, Feb 22, 2012 at 3:15 PM, Linus Torvalds
    > <> wrote:
    >> Ok, I probably missed something when I skipped the patches that
    >> weren't appropriate for backporting (like the whole FPU state preload
    >> removal and rewriting).
    > Ahh. Yes, I see what happened.
    > The FPU preloading patches cleaned up __switch_to() to use the
    > appropriate helpers to set TS_USEDFPU, but since I skipped them
    > (because I felt they weren't appropriate for -stable), those cleanups
    > got missed. So then the __math_state_restore()
    > Only the last patch needs fixing, methinks. Updated version attached.
    > Linus

    Immediate failure, still.


    H. Peter Anvin, Intel Open Source Technology Center
    I work for Intel. I don't speak on their behalf.

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