RE: [PATCH] IA64: alignment bug in ldscript

From: Chen, Kenneth W <>
Date: 2006-12-19 06:23:29
Kirill Korotaev wrote on Monday, December 18, 2006 4:05 AM
> [IA64] bug in ldscript (mainstream)
> Occasionally, in mainstream number of fsys entries is even.

Is it a typo on "fsys entries is even"?

If not, then this change log is misleading. It is the instruction
patch list of FSYS_RETURN that can potentially cause other data
structures to be out of alignment. And number of FSYS_RETURN call
site will not necessarily match number of fsys entry.

> In OpenVZ it is odd and we get misaligned kernel image,
> which does not boot.

Otherwise, the patch looks fine to me.
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