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Re: [Qemu-discuss] qemu x86 STI followed by RET fails to enable interrup
Re: [Qemu-discuss] qemu x86 STI followed by RET fails to enable interrupts.
Wed, 18 Sep 2019 13:59:28 +0100
On Wed, 18 Sep 2019 at 03:11, <address@hidden> wrote:
> One of my developers has reported that when qemu x86 (version 3.0.0) sees
> an STI instruction (enable interrupts, but defer one instruction before
> doing so), and the next instruction is a RET (return from subroutine),
> then interrupts are never enabled. If a "nop" is inserted between the STI
> and the RET, then everything works as expected. I checked the changelog
> from 4.1.0 back to 3.0.0 and I didn't see a fix for this.
> If anyone has a quick patch, I'd be happy to check it out :-)
Is the bug fixed in 4.1.0 ? If so you could try doing a git bisect
to see where it got fixed.