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SubjectRe: [077/103] KVM: x86: Fix SVM VMCB reset
22.10.2010 22:51, Greg KH wrote:
> 2.6.35-stable review patch. If anyone has any objections, please let us know.
> ------------------
> From: Marcelo Tosatti <>
> commit 58877679fd393d3ef71aa383031ac7817561463d upstream.
> On reset, VMCB TSC should be set to zero. Instead, code was setting
> tsc_offset to zero, which passes through the underlying TSC.

Not an objection, but shouldn't this and subsequent 078 "KVM: x86: Move
TSC reset out of vmcb_init" patches be applied to 2.6.32 too? The same
problem exists in 2.6.32, and the two patches allows an smp linux guest
to boot in there, or such a guest just hangs at boot. (078 patch needs
to be adjusted a bit for 2.6.32, since the code there is a bit different
and it does not apply correctly; but the change is trivial).



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