[BUG] x86_udelay_tsc not honoring notsc

From: William Lee Irwin III (wli@holomorphy.com)
Date: Thu Sep 19 2002 - 19:10:01 EST

Even though I booted with notsc, rdtsc happens here and appears to
generate #GP or some such nonsense:

Restoring NMI vector
Booting processor 14/52 eip 2000
Initializing CPU#14
masked ExtINT on CPU#14
Leaving ESR disabled.
Calibrating delay loop...
Program received signal SIGEMT, Emulation trap.
__rdtsc_delay (loops=69700) at delay.c:40
40 delay.c: No such file or directory.
        in delay.c
(gdb) bt
#0 __rdtsc_delay (loops=69700) at delay.c:40
#1 0xc019f31d in __delay (loops=69700) at delay.c:63
#2 0xc019f384 in __const_udelay (xloops=429400) at delay.c:74
#3 0xc02c1709 in do_boot_cpu (apicid=52) at smpboot.c:865
#4 0xc02c1a4e in smp_boot_cpus (max_cpus=4294967295) at smpboot.c:1095
#5 0xc02c1c70 in smp_prepare_cpus (max_cpus=4294967295) at smpboot.c:1199
#6 0xc01050d7 in init (unused=0x0) at main.c:547
(gdb) p $eip
$3 = (void *) 0xc019f2d4
(gdb) disassemble $eip
Dump of assembler code for function __rdtsc_delay:
0xc019f2c0 <__rdtsc_delay>: push %ebp
0xc019f2c1 <__rdtsc_delay+1>: mov %esp,%ebp
0xc019f2c3 <__rdtsc_delay+3>: push %ebx
0xc019f2c4 <__rdtsc_delay+4>: mov 0x8(%ebp),%ebx
0xc019f2c7 <__rdtsc_delay+7>: rdtsc
0xc019f2c9 <__rdtsc_delay+9>: mov %eax,%ecx
0xc019f2cb <__rdtsc_delay+11>: nop
0xc019f2cc <__rdtsc_delay+12>: lea 0x0(%esi,1),%esi
0xc019f2d0 <__rdtsc_delay+16>: repz nop
0xc019f2d2 <__rdtsc_delay+18>: rdtsc
0xc019f2d4 <__rdtsc_delay+20>: sub %ecx,%eax
0xc019f2d6 <__rdtsc_delay+22>: cmp %ebx,%eax
0xc019f2d8 <__rdtsc_delay+24>: jb 0xc019f2d0 <__rdtsc_delay+16>
0xc019f2da <__rdtsc_delay+26>: pop %ebx
0xc019f2db <__rdtsc_delay+27>: mov %ebp,%esp
0xc019f2dd <__rdtsc_delay+29>: pop %ebp
0xc019f2de <__rdtsc_delay+30>: ret
End of assembler dump.

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