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Subject: FAILED: patch "[PATCH] x86/mce: Fix possibly incorrect severity calculation on AMD" failed to apply to 4.14-stable tree
Date: Sun, 29 Dec 2019 16:55:16 +0100
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The patch below does not apply to the 4.14-stable tree.
If someone wants it applied there, or to any other stable or longterm
tree, then please email the backport, including the original git commit
id to <>.


greg k-h

------------------ original commit in Linus's tree ------------------

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From: =?UTF-8?q?Jan=20H=2E=20Sch=C3=B6nherr?= <>
Date: Tue, 10 Dec 2019 01:07:30 +0100
Subject: [PATCH] x86/mce: Fix possibly incorrect severity calculation on AMD
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The function mce_severity_amd_smca() requires m->bank to be initialized
for correct operation. Fix the one case, where mce_severity() is called
without doing so.

Fixes: 6bda529ec42e ("x86/mce: Grade uncorrected errors for SMCA-enabled systems")
Fixes: d28af26faa0b ("x86/MCE: Initialize in the case of a fatal error in mce_no_way_out()")
Signed-off-by: Jan H. Schönherr <>
Signed-off-by: Borislav Petkov <>
Reviewed-by: Tony Luck <>
Cc: "H. Peter Anvin" <>
Cc: Ingo Molnar <>
Cc: linux-edac <>
Cc: <>
Cc: Thomas Gleixner <>
Cc: x86-ml <>
Cc: Yazen Ghannam <>

diff --git a/arch/x86/kernel/cpu/mce/core.c b/arch/x86/kernel/cpu/mce/core.c
index 5f42f25bac8f..2e2a421c8528 100644
--- a/arch/x86/kernel/cpu/mce/core.c
+++ b/arch/x86/kernel/cpu/mce/core.c
@@ -819,8 +819,8 @@ static int mce_no_way_out(struct mce *m, char **msg, unsigned long *validp,
 		if (quirk_no_way_out)
 			quirk_no_way_out(i, m, regs);
+		m->bank = i;
 		if (mce_severity(m, mca_cfg.tolerant, &tmp, true) >= MCE_PANIC_SEVERITY) {
-			m->bank = i;
 			mce_read_aux(m, i);
 			*msg = tmp;
 			return 1;

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