Re: [PATCH 0/5] x86: IA32 emulation cleanups

2015-03-05 Thread H. Peter Anvin
On 03/03/2015 10:22 PM, Brian Gerst wrote: It looks like most cases can simply be replaced. There are some subtle relations with the x32 ABI though, and that will take some time to sort out. Yes, some aspects of CONFIG_COMPAT is used also by x32. Overall the current Linux kernel handles

Re: [PATCH 0/5] x86: IA32 emulation cleanups

2015-03-03 Thread Brian Gerst
On Wed, Mar 4, 2015 at 12:24 AM, Ingo Molnar mi...@kernel.org wrote: * Brian Gerst brge...@gmail.com wrote: This series cleans up some files in the 32-bit emulation code, by merging with the native 32-bit code, or in the case of the syscall audit, using the generic compat code that was

[PATCH 0/5] x86: IA32 emulation cleanups

2015-03-03 Thread Brian Gerst
This series cleans up some files in the 32-bit emulation code, by merging with the native 32-bit code, or in the case of the syscall audit, using the generic compat code that was recently added. Brian Gerst (5): x86: Remove compat_ni_syscall() x86: Merge native and compat 32-bit syscall

Re: [PATCH 0/5] x86: IA32 emulation cleanups

2015-03-03 Thread Ingo Molnar
* Brian Gerst brge...@gmail.com wrote: This series cleans up some files in the 32-bit emulation code, by merging with the native 32-bit code, or in the case of the syscall audit, using the generic compat code that was recently added. Brian Gerst (5): x86: Remove compat_ni_syscall()