Re: [PATCH 3/5] x86/mcheck/AMD: Reduce number of blocks scanned per bank
From: Borislav Petkov
Date: Thu Jan 14 2016 - 17:54:24 EST
On Thu, Jan 14, 2016 at 04:48:22PM -0600, Aravind Gopalakrishnan wrote:
> True. But that BlkPtr logic also will undergo changes as it's interpretation
> for future processors is different.
But there still must be a bit there which says "this register is valid",
And so I'd very much prefer checking a bit (or bits) instead of relying
> We are guaranteed to have all the MISC registers (all 5 of them) going
Guarantees are worth nothing.
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