> -----Original Message----- > From: Paolo Bonzini [mailto:paolo.bonz...@gmail.com] On Behalf Of Paolo > Bonzini > Sent: Friday, July 13, 2012 6:23 AM > To: KY Srinivasan > Cc: Greg KH; de...@linuxdriverproject.org; email@example.com; > virtualizat...@lists.osdl.org > Subject: 0xB16B00B5? Really? (was Re: Move hyperv out of the drivers/staging/ > directory) > > Il 04/10/2011 21:34, Greg KH ha scritto: > > diff --git a/drivers/staging/hv/hyperv_vmbus.h b/drivers/hv/hyperv_vmbus.h > > similarity index 99% > > rename from drivers/staging/hv/hyperv_vmbus.h > > rename to drivers/hv/hyperv_vmbus.h > > index 3d2d836..8261cb6 100644 > > --- a/drivers/staging/hv/hyperv_vmbus.h > > +++ b/drivers/hv/hyperv_vmbus.h > > @@ -28,8 +28,7 @@ > > #include <linux/list.h> > > #include <asm/sync_bitops.h> > > #include <linux/atomic.h> > > - > > -#include "hyperv.h" > > +#include <linux/hyperv.h> > > > > /* > > * The below CPUID leaves are present if > VersionAndFeatures.HypervisorPresent > > git's rename detection snips away this gem: > > +#define HV_LINUX_GUEST_ID_LO 0x00000000 > +#define HV_LINUX_GUEST_ID_HI 0xB16B00B5 > +#define HV_LINUX_GUEST_ID (((u64)HV_LINUX_GUEST_ID_HI > << 32) | \ > + HV_LINUX_GUEST_ID_LO) > > Somone was trying to be funny, I guess. > > KY, I suppose you have access to Hyper-V code or can ask someone who does. > Is this signature actually used in the Hyper-V host code?
Paolo, As I noted earlier, this is just a guest ID that needs to be registered with the hypervisor. Thanks for reporting this issue and on behalf of Microsoft, I would like to apologize for this offensive string. I have submitted a patch to fix this issue. Regards, K. Y -- To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in the body of a message to majord...@vger.kernel.org More majordomo info at http://vger.kernel.org/majordomo-info.html Please read the FAQ at http://www.tux.org/lkml/