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SubjectRe: [PATCH 03/18] x86/asm/64: Move SWAPGS into the common iret-to-usermode path
On Thu, Oct 26, 2017 at 4:26 AM, Andy Lutomirski <> wrote:
> All of the code paths that ended up doing IRET to usermode did
> SWAPGS immediately beforehand. Move the SWAPGS into the common
> code.
> Signed-off-by: Andy Lutomirski <>

> +GLOBAL(swapgs_restore_regs_and_return_to_usermode)

Is adding swapgs to the label really necessary? It's redundant with
the usermode part. I'm noticing a trend towards absurdly verbose
labels lately.

Brian Gerst

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