Commit 3fae1c37 authored by Zachary Amsden's avatar Zachary Amsden Committed by Linus Torvalds
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[PATCH] x86: Deprecate obsolete ldt accessors

Old accessors to fetch LDT descriptors are unused and outdated and in the
wrong header file.
Signed-off-by: default avatarZachary Amsden <>
Cc: "Seth, Rohit" <>
Cc: Stephen Rothwell <>
Signed-off-by: default avatarAndrew Morton <>
Signed-off-by: default avatarLinus Torvalds <>
parent 99022c46
......@@ -56,22 +56,6 @@ __asm__ __volatile__ ("movw %%dx,%1\n\t" \
#define set_base(ldt,base) _set_base( ((char *)&(ldt)) , (base) )
#define set_limit(ldt,limit) _set_limit( ((char *)&(ldt)) , ((limit)-1)>>12 )
static inline unsigned long _get_base(char * addr)
unsigned long __base;
__asm__("movb %3,%%dh\n\t"
"movb %2,%%dl\n\t"
"shll $16,%%edx\n\t"
"movw %1,%%dx"
:"=&d" (__base)
:"m" (*((addr)+2)),
"m" (*((addr)+4)),
"m" (*((addr)+7)));
return __base;
#define get_base(ldt) _get_base( ((char *)&(ldt)) )
* Load a segment. Fall back on loading the zero
* segment if something goes wrong..
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