[coreboot] [RFC] v3: Stack switching abstraction for C7 and later Intel processors

Marc Jones Marc.Jones at amd.com
Tue Oct 14 23:35:59 CEST 2008

ron minnich wrote:
> On Tue, Oct 14, 2008 at 2:16 PM, Carl-Daniel Hailfinger
>> Calling anything after disable_car() returns can only be done reliably
>> if the stack has not moved. You see, gcc is free to reorder stuff as it
>> sees fit and it could insert almost anything between disable_car() and
>> the call to stage1.
> you're right too.
> In any event, I have never been comfortable with returning from
> disable_car(), so away we go.

OK, comment below the call that it should never return and/or put a 
die() there as well to catch it if it did come back.


Marc Jones
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