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Date: Tue, 10 May 2016 13:21:57 +0200
From: Borislav Petkov <>
To: Ingo Molnar <>
Cc: Yinghai Lu <>, Kees Cook <>,
	Baoquan He <>, Ingo Molnar <>,
	"H. Peter Anvin" <>, Vivek Goyal <>,
	Andy Lutomirski <>,
	Lasse Collin <>,
	Andrew Morton <>,
	Dave Young <>,
	"" <>,
	LKML <>,
	Linus Torvalds <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH v7 1/9] x86/KASLR: Initialize mapping_info every time

On Tue, May 10, 2016 at 07:58:54AM +0200, Ingo Molnar wrote:
> Ok, could you guys please update the code and the changelog as well,
> and also rename that horribly named prepare_level4() function?

Oh, and while at it, call that new function at the beginning of
choose_random_location() before the first call to add_identity_map()
through mem_avoid_init() and make the code flow even clearer this way
instead of doing funky checks like

        if (!level4p)



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