[PATCH] powerpc/kvm: Create proper names for the kvm_host_state PMU fields

Alexander Graf agraf at suse.de
Thu Jul 10 20:16:10 EST 2014

On 10.07.14 11:34, Michael Ellerman wrote:
> We have two arrays in kvm_host_state that contain register values for
> the PMU. Currently we only create an asm-offsets symbol for the base of
> the arrays, and do the array offset in the assembly code.
> Creating an asm-offsets symbol for each field individually makes the
> code much nicer to read, particularly for the MMCRx/SIxR/SDAR fields, and
> might have helped us notice the recent double restore bug we had in this
> code.
> Signed-off-by: Michael Ellerman <mpe at ellerman.id.au>

Acked-by: Alexander Graf <agraf at suse.de>

I still think this whole code path should just be C though.


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