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    SubjectRe: [patch] CFS scheduler, -v8

    * Vegard Nossum <> wrote:

    > The sys_sched_yield_to() is not callable from userspace on i386
    > because it is not part of the syscall table
    > (arch/i386/kernel/syscall_table.S). This causes sysenter_entry
    > (arch/i386/kernel/entry.S) to use the wrong count for nr_syscalls (320
    > instead of 321) and return with -ENOSYS.

    oops, indeed - the patch below should fix this. (x86 should really adopt
    the nice x86_64 technique of building the syscall table out of the
    unistd.h enumeration definitions.)


    Index: linux/arch/i386/kernel/syscall_table.S
    --- linux.orig/arch/i386/kernel/syscall_table.S
    +++ linux/arch/i386/kernel/syscall_table.S
    @@ -319,3 +319,4 @@ ENTRY(sys_call_table)
    .long sys_move_pages
    .long sys_getcpu
    .long sys_epoll_pwait
    + .long sys_sched_yield_to /* 320 */
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