Re: [regression] x86/signal/64: Fix SS handling for signals delivered to 64-bit programs breaks dosemu

From: Andy Lutomirski
Date: Thu Aug 13 2015 - 15:49:45 EST

On Aug 13, 2015 12:05 PM, "Stas Sergeev" <stsp@xxxxxxx> wrote:
> 13.08.2015 21:41, Andy Lutomirski ÐÐÑÐÑ:
>> Stas: I think uc_flags is okay. We don't currently read it during
>> sigreturn, but I see no reason that we can't start reading it.
> Andy, we definitely have some communication discontinuity here. :)
> The point is not sigreturn. If we are talking about the flags that
> will in the future control also TLS, how would you limit it to sigreturn()?
> It should control the restoring of FS _on signal delivery_, not only
> on sigreturn()! So how uc_flags can be used for this at all?

Ah, you want it restored on signal delivery. What would it be
restored to? ISTM that can be done easily enough in user code, so
maybe we should leave it to user code.

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