[3.8.y.z,extended,stable] Patch "x86: Fix typo in kexec register clearing" has been added to staging queue

Message ID 1371234826-32567-1-git-send-email-kamal@canonical.com
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Kamal Mostafa June 14, 2013, 6:33 p.m.
This is a note to let you know that I have just added a patch titled

    x86: Fix typo in kexec register clearing

to the linux-3.8.y-queue branch of the 3.8.y.z extended stable tree 
which can be found at:


This patch is scheduled to be released in version

If you, or anyone else, feels it should not be added to this tree, please 
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For more information about the 3.8.y.z tree, see



From f9b430dc66a6f95c1767a5582e71c72b8e1dcbb4 Mon Sep 17 00:00:00 2001
From: Kees Cook <keescook@chromium.org>
Date: Wed, 5 Jun 2013 11:47:18 -0700
Subject: x86: Fix typo in kexec register clearing

commit c8a22d19dd238ede87aa0ac4f7dbea8da039b9c1 upstream.

Fixes a typo in register clearing code. Thanks to PaX Team for fixing
this originally, and James Troup for pointing it out.

Signed-off-by: Kees Cook <keescook@chromium.org>
Link: http://lkml.kernel.org/r/20130605184718.GA8396@www.outflux.net
Cc: PaX Team <pageexec@freemail.hu>
Signed-off-by: H. Peter Anvin <hpa@linux.intel.com>
Signed-off-by: Kamal Mostafa <kamal@canonical.com>
 arch/x86/kernel/relocate_kernel_64.S | 2 +-
 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 1 deletion(-)



diff --git a/arch/x86/kernel/relocate_kernel_64.S b/arch/x86/kernel/relocate_kernel_64.S
index 7a6f3b3..f2bb9c9 100644
--- a/arch/x86/kernel/relocate_kernel_64.S
+++ b/arch/x86/kernel/relocate_kernel_64.S
@@ -160,7 +160,7 @@  identity_mapped:
 	xorq    %rbp, %rbp
 	xorq	%r8,  %r8
 	xorq	%r9,  %r9
-	xorq	%r10, %r9
+	xorq	%r10, %r10
 	xorq	%r11, %r11
 	xorq	%r12, %r12
 	xorq	%r13, %r13