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[Xen-devel] [PATCH] x86/traps: Avoid the #GP slowpath for guest #DB exceptions

do_debug() is capable of correctly dealing with #DB exceptions in guest
context, and indeed needs to be as the 'icebp' instruction skips the DPL
check anyway.

Signed-off-by: Andrew Cooper <andrew.cooper3@xxxxxxxxxx>
CC: Jan Beulich <JBeulich@xxxxxxxx>
CC: Keir Fraser <keir@xxxxxxx>
CC: Tim Deegan <tim@xxxxxxx>
 xen/arch/x86/traps.c |    2 +-
 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 1 deletion(-)

diff --git a/xen/arch/x86/traps.c b/xen/arch/x86/traps.c
index 3cd8746..e9bc3d6 100644
--- a/xen/arch/x86/traps.c
+++ b/xen/arch/x86/traps.c
@@ -3518,7 +3518,7 @@ void __init init_idt_traps(void)
      * has been read and saved on the stack.
-    set_intr_gate(TRAP_debug,&debug);
+    set_swint_gate(TRAP_debug,&debug);       /* usable from all privileges */
     set_swint_gate(TRAP_int3,&int3);         /* usable from all privileges */
     set_swint_gate(TRAP_overflow,&overflow); /* usable from all privileges */

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