Re: [GIT pull] x86 mpx support for 3.19

From: Linus Torvalds
Date: Wed Dec 10 2014 - 14:05:22 EST

On Tue, Dec 9, 2014 at 6:08 AM, Thomas Gleixner <tglx@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> git:// x86-mpx-for-linus

So I've pulled this (not pushed out yet, I've done all the
allmodconfig builds, but I want to reboot into this all too), but I'm
not entirely sure I'm happy about how it enabled MPX support by

Why would I want to enable this in my kernel when there are no actual
CPU's out yet that support it? And even when there are, why would I do
it if the CPU I have doesn't support it?

So I think it needs to be a real config option with a real question,
not a "def_bool" that just depends on "do you want to support Intel

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