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Subject[PATCH 26/62] x86/head/64: Reload GDT after switch to virtual addresses
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From: Joerg Roedel <jroedel@suse.de>

Reload the GDT after switching to virtual addresses to make sure it will
not go away when the lower mappings are removed.

Signed-off-by: Joerg Roedel <jroedel@suse.de>
---
arch/x86/kernel/head_64.S | 5 +++++
1 file changed, 5 insertions(+)

diff --git a/arch/x86/kernel/head_64.S b/arch/x86/kernel/head_64.S
index 5a3cde971cb7..a3a9383e8dd6 100644
--- a/arch/x86/kernel/head_64.S
+++ b/arch/x86/kernel/head_64.S
@@ -157,6 +157,11 @@ SYM_CODE_START(secondary_startup_64)
1:
UNWIND_HINT_EMPTY

+ /* Setup boot GDT descriptor and load boot GDT */
+ leaq boot_gdt(%rip), %rax
+ movq %rax, boot_gdt_base(%rip)
+ lgdt boot_gdt_descr(%rip)
+
/* Check if nx is implemented */
movl $0x80000001, %eax
cpuid
--
2.17.1
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