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authorLinus Torvalds <>2011-06-13 10:45:49 -0700
committerLinus Torvalds <>2011-06-13 10:45:49 -0700
commitc78a9b9b8e36b8de302eddbe7a1688af3d9650ff (patch)
tree3857996cf30ae6a60b5afe2e1e3e30f75fbca05e /arch/x86/kernel/apic/apic.c
parent842c895d140a75e5d67fa346213deb3ca2b460f8 (diff)
parent5f127133ee432d0b83ee26e8e3a3d7828ab5f2b1 (diff)
Merge branch 'perf-urgent-for-linus' of git://
* 'perf-urgent-for-linus' of git:// ftrace: Revert 8ab2b7efd ftrace: Remove unnecessary disabling of irqs kprobes/trace: Fix kprobe selftest for gcc 4.6 ftrace: Fix possible undefined return code oprofile, dcookies: Fix possible circular locking dependency oprofile: Fix locking dependency in sync_start() oprofile: Free potentially owned tasks in case of errors oprofile, x86: Add comments to IBS LVT offset initialization
Diffstat (limited to 'arch/x86/kernel/apic/apic.c')
1 files changed, 2 insertions, 1 deletions
diff --git a/arch/x86/kernel/apic/apic.c b/arch/x86/kernel/apic/apic.c
index b961af86bfe..b9338b8cf42 100644
--- a/arch/x86/kernel/apic/apic.c
+++ b/arch/x86/kernel/apic/apic.c
@@ -390,7 +390,8 @@ static unsigned int reserve_eilvt_offset(int offset, unsigned int new)
* If mask=1, the LVT entry does not generate interrupts while mask=0
- * enables the vector. See also the BKDGs.
+ * enables the vector. See also the BKDGs. Must be called with
+ * preemption disabled.
int setup_APIC_eilvt(u8 offset, u8 vector, u8 msg_type, u8 mask)