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[Xen-devel] [PATCH][VTD] mask out upper bits in vendor id

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Subject: [Xen-devel] [PATCH][VTD] mask out upper bits in vendor id
From: "Kay, Allen M" <allen.m.kay@xxxxxxxxx>
Date: Fri, 17 Jun 2011 10:16:53 -0700
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Thread-topic: [PATCH][VTD] mask out upper bits in vendor id
Making vendor_id u16 eliminates potential bogus upper bits that are not part of 
the actual 16-bit vendor ID.  On some systems, upper bits shows up with 0xffff.

Signed-off-by: Allen Kay <allen.m.kay@xxxxxxxxx>

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