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-rw-r--r--arch/x86/kernel/cpu/perf_event.c6
1 files changed, 5 insertions, 1 deletions
diff --git a/arch/x86/kernel/cpu/perf_event.c b/arch/x86/kernel/cpu/perf_event.c
index fd4db0db370..c77586061bc 100644
--- a/arch/x86/kernel/cpu/perf_event.c
+++ b/arch/x86/kernel/cpu/perf_event.c
@@ -1717,7 +1717,11 @@ void perf_arch_fetch_caller_regs(struct pt_regs *regs, unsigned long ip, int ski
*/
regs->bp = rewind_frame_pointer(skip + 1);
regs->cs = __KERNEL_CS;
- local_save_flags(regs->flags);
+ /*
+ * We abuse bit 3 to pass exact information, see perf_misc_flags
+ * and the comment with PERF_EFLAGS_EXACT.
+ */
+ regs->flags = 0;
}
unsigned long perf_instruction_pointer(struct pt_regs *regs)