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    SubjectRe: [PATCH] i386: improve double fault handling

    * Jan Beulich <jbeulich@novell.com> wrote:

    > > This patch doesn't apply for me to the extent that I'm hesitant to
    > > fix it up manually. Could you please refresh it against current
    > > -linus?
    >
    > Make the double fault handler use CPU-specific stacks. Add some
    > abstraction to simplify future change of other exception handlers to
    > go through task gates. Add a new notification of the event through the
    > die notifier chain, also providing some environmental adjustments so
    > that various infrastructural things work independent of the fact that
    > the fault and the callbacks are running on other then the normal
    > kernel stack.

    this still doesnt apply to latest -git. (or tip/master)

    Ingo


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