APPLIED: [PATCH] [bionic] powerpc/xive: Fix trying to "push" an already active pool VP

Seth Forshee seth.forshee at
Thu Apr 12 20:45:10 UTC 2018

On Thu, Apr 12, 2018 at 04:19:24PM -0300, Breno Leitao wrote:
> From: Benjamin Herrenschmidt <benh at>
> BugLink:
> When setting up a CPU, we "push" (activate) a pool VP for it.
> However it's an error to do so if it already has an active
> pool VP.
> This happens when doing soft CPU hotplug on powernv since we
> don't tear down the CPU on unplug. The HW flags the error which
> gets captured by the diagnostics.
> Fix this by making sure to "pull" out any already active pool
> first.
> Signed-off-by: Benjamin Herrenschmidt <benh at>
> Link:
> Signed-off-by: Breno Leitao <leitao at>

Applied to bionic/master-next as SAUCE since the patch isn't upstream
yet. Thanks!

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