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Re: [Xen-devel] [PATCH] Cleanup x86_64 boot code

To: Jan Beulich <jbeulich@xxxxxxxxxx>, Joseph Cihula <joseph.cihula@xxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: [Xen-devel] [PATCH] Cleanup x86_64 boot code
From: Keir Fraser <Keir.Fraser@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Wed, 20 Sep 2006 11:21:22 +0100
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It reminded me to pull in a couple of your simpler patches. They probably
won't make the initial 3.0.3 cutoff though, since the branching is currently
in progress.

 -- Keir

On 20/9/06 11:03, "Jan Beulich" <jbeulich@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> I suppose it's being queued until after the 3.0.3 branch off. Jan
>>>> "Cihula, Joseph" <joseph.cihula@xxxxxxxxx> 20.09.06 11:53 >>>
> Perhaps now it will get accepted ;-)
> Joe
> On Wednesday, September 20, 2006 5:52 PM,  Jan Beulich
> <mailto:jbeulich@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>> This functionally duplicates a patch I had submitted on Aug 23rd. Jan
>>>>> "Cihula, Joseph" <joseph.cihula@xxxxxxxxx> 20.09.06 03:53 >>>
>> This patch removes unnecessary .org directives from x84_64.S
>> (xen/arch/x86/boot/x86_64.S).  Most of these directives already had
>> labels associated with them but the code did not use the labels to
>> reference the locations.  This patch now fixes the code to use the
>> labels instead of the absolute addresses.  This makes the code much
>> less 
>> brittle to changes.
>> Joe
>>  <<64-org-cleanup.patch>>
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