[discuss] [PATCH] AMD Family 10h revision B2 Erratum 298 and L2 Eviction Bug Workaround

Chris Ditri grooveman at brokensolstice.com
Thu Dec 13 18:07:43 CET 2007


It was a cut and past from here...

https://www.x86-64.org/pipermail/discuss/2007-December/010260.html

Everything below the dashed line...


Quoting Joerg Roedel <joerg.roedel at amd.com>:

> On Thu, Dec 13, 2007 at 10:49:48AM -0500, Chris wrote:
>> I am trying to apply your patch, but I keep getting:
>>
>>  # patch -p1 <../amdpatch
>> patching file arch/x86_64/kernel/head.S
>> patching file arch/x86_64/kernel/setup.c
>> patching file arch/x86_64/mm/fault.c
>> patching file arch/x86_64/mm/init.c
>> patching file arch/x86_64/mm/ioremap.c
>> patching file arch/x86_64/vdso/vdso.lds.S
>> patching file include/asm-x86_64/pgtable.h
>> patch: **** malformed patch at line 256: @@ -228,6 +228,34 @@ static
>> inline pte_t ptep_get_and_clear_full(struct mm_struct *mm, unsigned long
>>
>>
>> Using 2.6.23.9 and 2.6.23.3...
>>
>> I am applying this correctly?  These chips have my system so screwed up
>> and I am behind two months in production now... this is killing me...
>
> Are you sure you have the patch I sent to the mailing list? The line
> which produces the error message in your patch is line number 277 in my
> patch. So you most likely have another version.
>
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