On Thu, Feb 08, 2018 at 04:25:58PM +0000, Rolf Neugebauer wrote:
> On Thu, Feb 8, 2018 at 2:53 PM, Borislav Petkov <b...@alien8.de> wrote:
> > On Thu, Feb 08, 2018 at 01:55:48PM +0000, Rolf Neugebauer wrote:
> >> On the 4.4 kernel, 1f161f67a272c ("x86/microcode: Do the family check
> >> first") does not apply cleanly. Looks like it relies on 309aac77768c0
> >> ("x86/microcode: Decrease CPUID use") and 7a93a40be23e5
> >> ("x86/microcode: Remove local vendor variable") as well. These don't
> >> apply cleanly either.
> > It figures. The backporting game is hm, well, a fun one. :-)
> >> Should I just manually backport the functionality of 1f161f67a272c?
> > Yeah, try that first.
> Here it is below (same disclaimer about crappy mail client). If Boris
> is fine with the changes, Greg, I can send it properly with "git
> send-email" if needed.
Can you also send this for 4.9? It should need it as well. And at
first glance, it looks good to me.
thanks for doing this,