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    SubjectRe: mmotm 2020-05-13-20-30 uploaded (objtool warnings)
    On Fri, May 29, 2020 at 12:31:04PM -0700, Linus Torvalds wrote:
    > On Fri, May 29, 2020 at 9:50 AM Josh Poimboeuf <> wrote:
    > >
    > > From staring at the asm I think the generated code is correct, it's just
    > > that the nested likelys with ftrace profiling cause GCC to converge the
    > > error/success paths. But objtool doesn't do register value tracking so
    > > it's not smart enough to know that it's safe.
    > I'm surprised that gcc doesn't end up doing the obvious CSE and then
    > branch following and folding it all away in the end, but your patch is
    > obviously the right thing to do regardless, so ack on that.
    > Al - I think this had best go into your uaccess cleanup branch with
    > that csum-wrapper update, to avoid any unnecessary conflicts or
    > dependencies.

    Sure, just let me verify that other branches don't introduce anything
    of that sort...

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