[lkml]   [2017]   [Aug]   [1]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
Messages in this thread
SubjectRe: [PATCH] x86/cpufeature, kvm/svm: Shorten virtualized VMLOAD/VMSAVE flag
2017-08-01 17:56+0200, Borislav Petkov:
> Folks,
> in the future, please CC people from the output of
> scripts/ when touching cpufeatures.h. AFAICT, not even
> lkml was CCed, not to mention the mandatory for x86
> patches.

I think Janakarajan trimmed the output just to kvm. I'll start bitching
about that.

> ---
> From: Borislav Petkov <>
> Subject: [PATCH] x86/cpufeature, kvm/svm: Shorten virtualized VMLOAD/VMSAVE flag
> "virtual_vmload_vmsave" is what is going to land in /proc/cpuinfo now
> for a single feature bit which is clearly too long. So call it like it
> is called in the processor manual. "v_vmload_vmsave" is a bit shorter,
> after all.

(PPR for family 17h has it called "v_vmsave_vmload".)

> We could go more aggressively here but having it the same as in the
> processor manual is advantageous.
> Signed-off-by: Borislav Petkov <>
> Cc: Janakarajan Natarajan <>
> Cc: Paolo Bonzini <>
> Cc: Radim Krčmář <>

Acked-by: Radim Krčmář <>

 \ /
  Last update: 2017-08-01 19:42    [W:0.047 / U:1.880 seconds]
©2003-2018 Jasper Spaans|hosted at Digital Ocean and TransIP|Read the blog|Advertise on this site