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    SubjectRe: [RFC 1/8]KVM: fix bugs in kvm sched integration patch
    Shaohua Li wrote:
    >>> 1. vmcs_readl/vmcs_writel are called with preempt enabled
    >> Why is that bad?
    > 1. raw_smp_processor_id()
    > 2. migrate to other cpu
    > 3. current->kvm_vcpu->cpu != the cpu id of step 1.
    > you will see the warning.

    Ah, that code is gone from preempt-hooks, hence I didn't understand you.

    The current version of the patchset does not change
    vmcs_readl/vmcs_writel. So I think everything is safe.

    Do not meddle in the internals of kernels, for they are subtle and quick to panic.

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