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Re: [Xen-devel] [PATCH] x86/ucode: Drop the sanity check for interrupts being disabled

On 27.03.2020 13:19, Andrew Cooper wrote:
> Of the substantial number of things which can go wrong during microcode load,
> this is not one.  Loading occurs entirely within the boundary of a single
> WRMSR instruction.  Its certainly not a BUG()-worthy condition.
> Xen has legitimate reasons to not want interrupts enabled at this point, but
> that is to do with organising the system rendezvous.  As these are private low
> level helpers invoked only from the microcode core logic, forgo the check
> entirely.
> While dropping system.h, clean up the processor.h include which was an
> oversight in the previous header cleanup.
> Signed-off-by: Andrew Cooper <andrew.cooper3@xxxxxxxxxx>

Reviewed-by: Jan Beulich <jbeulich@xxxxxxxx>



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