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    SubjectRe: [PATCH] adjust/fix LDT handling for Xen
    >>> Ingo Molnar <> 14.01.08 16:48 >>>
    >* Jan Beulich <> wrote:
    >> Don't rely on kmalloc(PAGE_SIZE) returning PAGE_SIZE aligned memory
    >> (Xen requires GDT *and* LDT to be page-aligned). Using the page
    >> allocator interface also removes the (albeit small) slab allocator
    >> overhead. The same change being done for 64-bits for consistency.
    >> Further, the Xen hypercall interface expects the LDT address to be
    >> virtual, not machine.
    >coul dyou try this against x86.git as well? We already unified ldt.c as
    >part of the paravirt patches.

    Sure, but it may take me a little while.


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