[v5,1/7] kexec: add KEXEC_ELF
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Message ID 20190823194919.30916-2-svens@stackframe.org
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  • kexec: add generic support for elf kernel images
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Sven Schnelle Aug. 23, 2019, 7:49 p.m. UTC
Right now powerpc provides an implementation to read elf files
with the kexec_file_load() syscall. Make that available as a public
kexec interface so it can be re-used on other architectures.

Signed-off-by: Sven Schnelle <svens@stackframe.org>
---
 arch/Kconfig                                  |   3 +
 arch/powerpc/Kconfig                          |   1 +
 arch/powerpc/kernel/kexec_elf_64.c            | 545 +-----------------
 include/linux/kexec.h                         |  24 +
 kernel/Makefile                               |   1 +
 .../kexec_elf_64.c => kernel/kexec_elf.c      | 183 ++----
 6 files changed, 70 insertions(+), 687 deletions(-)
 copy arch/powerpc/kernel/kexec_elf_64.c => kernel/kexec_elf.c (75%)

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diff --git a/arch/Kconfig b/arch/Kconfig
index a7b57dd42c26..01244412f393 100644
--- a/arch/Kconfig
+++ b/arch/Kconfig
@@ -18,6 +18,9 @@  config KEXEC_CORE
 	select CRASH_CORE
 	bool
 
+config KEXEC_ELF
+	bool
+
 config HAVE_IMA_KEXEC
 	bool
 
diff --git a/arch/powerpc/Kconfig b/arch/powerpc/Kconfig
index 7cb51bba4985..fbb0b305e1be 100644
--- a/arch/powerpc/Kconfig
+++ b/arch/powerpc/Kconfig
@@ -511,6 +511,7 @@  config KEXEC_FILE
 	select KEXEC_CORE
 	select HAVE_IMA_KEXEC
 	select BUILD_BIN2C
+	select KEXEC_ELF
 	depends on PPC64
 	depends on CRYPTO=y
 	depends on CRYPTO_SHA256=y
diff --git a/arch/powerpc/kernel/kexec_elf_64.c b/arch/powerpc/kernel/kexec_elf_64.c
index 83cf7b852876..3072fd6dbe94 100644
--- a/arch/powerpc/kernel/kexec_elf_64.c
+++ b/arch/powerpc/kernel/kexec_elf_64.c
@@ -23,541 +23,6 @@ 
 #include <linux/slab.h>
 #include <linux/types.h>
 
-#define PURGATORY_STACK_SIZE	(16 * 1024)
-
-#define elf_addr_to_cpu	elf64_to_cpu
-
-#ifndef Elf_Rel
-#define Elf_Rel		Elf64_Rel
-#endif /* Elf_Rel */
-
-struct elf_info {
-	/*
-	 * Where the ELF binary contents are kept.
-	 * Memory managed by the user of the struct.
-	 */
-	const char *buffer;
-
-	const struct elfhdr *ehdr;
-	const struct elf_phdr *proghdrs;
-	struct elf_shdr *sechdrs;
-};
-
-static inline bool elf_is_elf_file(const struct elfhdr *ehdr)
-{
-       return memcmp(ehdr->e_ident, ELFMAG, SELFMAG) == 0;
-}
-
-static uint64_t elf64_to_cpu(const struct elfhdr *ehdr, uint64_t value)
-{
-	if (ehdr->e_ident[EI_DATA] == ELFDATA2LSB)
-		value = le64_to_cpu(value);
-	else if (ehdr->e_ident[EI_DATA] == ELFDATA2MSB)
-		value = be64_to_cpu(value);
-
-	return value;
-}
-
-static uint16_t elf16_to_cpu(const struct elfhdr *ehdr, uint16_t value)
-{
-	if (ehdr->e_ident[EI_DATA] == ELFDATA2LSB)
-		value = le16_to_cpu(value);
-	else if (ehdr->e_ident[EI_DATA] == ELFDATA2MSB)
-		value = be16_to_cpu(value);
-
-	return value;
-}
-
-static uint32_t elf32_to_cpu(const struct elfhdr *ehdr, uint32_t value)
-{
-	if (ehdr->e_ident[EI_DATA] == ELFDATA2LSB)
-		value = le32_to_cpu(value);
-	else if (ehdr->e_ident[EI_DATA] == ELFDATA2MSB)
-		value = be32_to_cpu(value);
-
-	return value;
-}
-
-/**
- * elf_is_ehdr_sane - check that it is safe to use the ELF header
- * @buf_len:	size of the buffer in which the ELF file is loaded.
- */
-static bool elf_is_ehdr_sane(const struct elfhdr *ehdr, size_t buf_len)
-{
-	if (ehdr->e_phnum > 0 && ehdr->e_phentsize != sizeof(struct elf_phdr)) {
-		pr_debug("Bad program header size.\n");
-		return false;
-	} else if (ehdr->e_shnum > 0 &&
-		   ehdr->e_shentsize != sizeof(struct elf_shdr)) {
-		pr_debug("Bad section header size.\n");
-		return false;
-	} else if (ehdr->e_ident[EI_VERSION] != EV_CURRENT ||
-		   ehdr->e_version != EV_CURRENT) {
-		pr_debug("Unknown ELF version.\n");
-		return false;
-	}
-
-	if (ehdr->e_phoff > 0 && ehdr->e_phnum > 0) {
-		size_t phdr_size;
-
-		/*
-		 * e_phnum is at most 65535 so calculating the size of the
-		 * program header cannot overflow.
-		 */
-		phdr_size = sizeof(struct elf_phdr) * ehdr->e_phnum;
-
-		/* Sanity check the program header table location. */
-		if (ehdr->e_phoff + phdr_size < ehdr->e_phoff) {
-			pr_debug("Program headers at invalid location.\n");
-			return false;
-		} else if (ehdr->e_phoff + phdr_size > buf_len) {
-			pr_debug("Program headers truncated.\n");
-			return false;
-		}
-	}
-
-	if (ehdr->e_shoff > 0 && ehdr->e_shnum > 0) {
-		size_t shdr_size;
-
-		/*
-		 * e_shnum is at most 65536 so calculating
-		 * the size of the section header cannot overflow.
-		 */
-		shdr_size = sizeof(struct elf_shdr) * ehdr->e_shnum;
-
-		/* Sanity check the section header table location. */
-		if (ehdr->e_shoff + shdr_size < ehdr->e_shoff) {
-			pr_debug("Section headers at invalid location.\n");
-			return false;
-		} else if (ehdr->e_shoff + shdr_size > buf_len) {
-			pr_debug("Section headers truncated.\n");
-			return false;
-		}
-	}
-
-	return true;
-}
-
-static int elf_read_ehdr(const char *buf, size_t len, struct elfhdr *ehdr)
-{
-	struct elfhdr *buf_ehdr;
-
-	if (len < sizeof(*buf_ehdr)) {
-		pr_debug("Buffer is too small to hold ELF header.\n");
-		return -ENOEXEC;
-	}
-
-	memset(ehdr, 0, sizeof(*ehdr));
-	memcpy(ehdr->e_ident, buf, sizeof(ehdr->e_ident));
-	if (!elf_is_elf_file(ehdr)) {
-		pr_debug("No ELF header magic.\n");
-		return -ENOEXEC;
-	}
-
-	if (ehdr->e_ident[EI_CLASS] != ELF_CLASS) {
-		pr_debug("Not a supported ELF class.\n");
-		return -ENOEXEC;
-	} else  if (ehdr->e_ident[EI_DATA] != ELFDATA2LSB &&
-		ehdr->e_ident[EI_DATA] != ELFDATA2MSB) {
-		pr_debug("Not a supported ELF data format.\n");
-		return -ENOEXEC;
-	}
-
-	buf_ehdr = (struct elfhdr *) buf;
-	if (elf16_to_cpu(ehdr, buf_ehdr->e_ehsize) != sizeof(*buf_ehdr)) {
-		pr_debug("Bad ELF header size.\n");
-		return -ENOEXEC;
-	}
-
-	ehdr->e_type      = elf16_to_cpu(ehdr, buf_ehdr->e_type);
-	ehdr->e_machine   = elf16_to_cpu(ehdr, buf_ehdr->e_machine);
-	ehdr->e_version   = elf32_to_cpu(ehdr, buf_ehdr->e_version);
-	ehdr->e_entry     = elf_addr_to_cpu(ehdr, buf_ehdr->e_entry);
-	ehdr->e_phoff     = elf_addr_to_cpu(ehdr, buf_ehdr->e_phoff);
-	ehdr->e_shoff     = elf_addr_to_cpu(ehdr, buf_ehdr->e_shoff);
-	ehdr->e_flags     = elf32_to_cpu(ehdr, buf_ehdr->e_flags);
-	ehdr->e_phentsize = elf16_to_cpu(ehdr, buf_ehdr->e_phentsize);
-	ehdr->e_phnum     = elf16_to_cpu(ehdr, buf_ehdr->e_phnum);
-	ehdr->e_shentsize = elf16_to_cpu(ehdr, buf_ehdr->e_shentsize);
-	ehdr->e_shnum     = elf16_to_cpu(ehdr, buf_ehdr->e_shnum);
-	ehdr->e_shstrndx  = elf16_to_cpu(ehdr, buf_ehdr->e_shstrndx);
-
-	return elf_is_ehdr_sane(ehdr, len) ? 0 : -ENOEXEC;
-}
-
-/**
- * elf_is_phdr_sane - check that it is safe to use the program header
- * @buf_len:	size of the buffer in which the ELF file is loaded.
- */
-static bool elf_is_phdr_sane(const struct elf_phdr *phdr, size_t buf_len)
-{
-
-	if (phdr->p_offset + phdr->p_filesz < phdr->p_offset) {
-		pr_debug("ELF segment location wraps around.\n");
-		return false;
-	} else if (phdr->p_offset + phdr->p_filesz > buf_len) {
-		pr_debug("ELF segment not in file.\n");
-		return false;
-	} else if (phdr->p_paddr + phdr->p_memsz < phdr->p_paddr) {
-		pr_debug("ELF segment address wraps around.\n");
-		return false;
-	}
-
-	return true;
-}
-
-static int elf_read_phdr(const char *buf, size_t len, struct elf_info *elf_info,
-			 int idx)
-{
-	/* Override the const in proghdrs, we are the ones doing the loading. */
-	struct elf_phdr *phdr = (struct elf_phdr *) &elf_info->proghdrs[idx];
-	const char *pbuf;
-	struct elf_phdr *buf_phdr;
-
-	pbuf = buf + elf_info->ehdr->e_phoff + (idx * sizeof(*buf_phdr));
-	buf_phdr = (struct elf_phdr *) pbuf;
-
-	phdr->p_type   = elf32_to_cpu(elf_info->ehdr, buf_phdr->p_type);
-	phdr->p_offset = elf_addr_to_cpu(elf_info->ehdr, buf_phdr->p_offset);
-	phdr->p_paddr  = elf_addr_to_cpu(elf_info->ehdr, buf_phdr->p_paddr);
-	phdr->p_vaddr  = elf_addr_to_cpu(elf_info->ehdr, buf_phdr->p_vaddr);
-	phdr->p_flags  = elf32_to_cpu(elf_info->ehdr, buf_phdr->p_flags);
-
-	/*
-	 * The following fields have a type equivalent to Elf_Addr
-	 * both in 32 bit and 64 bit ELF.
-	 */
-	phdr->p_filesz = elf_addr_to_cpu(elf_info->ehdr, buf_phdr->p_filesz);
-	phdr->p_memsz  = elf_addr_to_cpu(elf_info->ehdr, buf_phdr->p_memsz);
-	phdr->p_align  = elf_addr_to_cpu(elf_info->ehdr, buf_phdr->p_align);
-
-	return elf_is_phdr_sane(phdr, len) ? 0 : -ENOEXEC;
-}
-
-/**
- * elf_read_phdrs - read the program headers from the buffer
- *
- * This function assumes that the program header table was checked for sanity.
- * Use elf_is_ehdr_sane() if it wasn't.
- */
-static int elf_read_phdrs(const char *buf, size_t len,
-			  struct elf_info *elf_info)
-{
-	size_t phdr_size, i;
-	const struct elfhdr *ehdr = elf_info->ehdr;
-
-	/*
-	 * e_phnum is at most 65535 so calculating the size of the
-	 * program header cannot overflow.
-	 */
-	phdr_size = sizeof(struct elf_phdr) * ehdr->e_phnum;
-
-	elf_info->proghdrs = kzalloc(phdr_size, GFP_KERNEL);
-	if (!elf_info->proghdrs)
-		return -ENOMEM;
-
-	for (i = 0; i < ehdr->e_phnum; i++) {
-		int ret;
-
-		ret = elf_read_phdr(buf, len, elf_info, i);
-		if (ret) {
-			kfree(elf_info->proghdrs);
-			elf_info->proghdrs = NULL;
-			return ret;
-		}
-	}
-
-	return 0;
-}
-
-/**
- * elf_is_shdr_sane - check that it is safe to use the section header
- * @buf_len:	size of the buffer in which the ELF file is loaded.
- */
-static bool elf_is_shdr_sane(const struct elf_shdr *shdr, size_t buf_len)
-{
-	bool size_ok;
-
-	/* SHT_NULL headers have undefined values, so we can't check them. */
-	if (shdr->sh_type == SHT_NULL)
-		return true;
-
-	/* Now verify sh_entsize */
-	switch (shdr->sh_type) {
-	case SHT_SYMTAB:
-		size_ok = shdr->sh_entsize == sizeof(Elf_Sym);
-		break;
-	case SHT_RELA:
-		size_ok = shdr->sh_entsize == sizeof(Elf_Rela);
-		break;
-	case SHT_DYNAMIC:
-		size_ok = shdr->sh_entsize == sizeof(Elf_Dyn);
-		break;
-	case SHT_REL:
-		size_ok = shdr->sh_entsize == sizeof(Elf_Rel);
-		break;
-	case SHT_NOTE:
-	case SHT_PROGBITS:
-	case SHT_HASH:
-	case SHT_NOBITS:
-	default:
-		/*
-		 * This is a section whose entsize requirements
-		 * I don't care about.  If I don't know about
-		 * the section I can't care about it's entsize
-		 * requirements.
-		 */
-		size_ok = true;
-		break;
-	}
-
-	if (!size_ok) {
-		pr_debug("ELF section with wrong entry size.\n");
-		return false;
-	} else if (shdr->sh_addr + shdr->sh_size < shdr->sh_addr) {
-		pr_debug("ELF section address wraps around.\n");
-		return false;
-	}
-
-	if (shdr->sh_type != SHT_NOBITS) {
-		if (shdr->sh_offset + shdr->sh_size < shdr->sh_offset) {
-			pr_debug("ELF section location wraps around.\n");
-			return false;
-		} else if (shdr->sh_offset + shdr->sh_size > buf_len) {
-			pr_debug("ELF section not in file.\n");
-			return false;
-		}
-	}
-
-	return true;
-}
-
-static int elf_read_shdr(const char *buf, size_t len, struct elf_info *elf_info,
-			 int idx)
-{
-	struct elf_shdr *shdr = &elf_info->sechdrs[idx];
-	const struct elfhdr *ehdr = elf_info->ehdr;
-	const char *sbuf;
-	struct elf_shdr *buf_shdr;
-
-	sbuf = buf + ehdr->e_shoff + idx * sizeof(*buf_shdr);
-	buf_shdr = (struct elf_shdr *) sbuf;
-
-	shdr->sh_name      = elf32_to_cpu(ehdr, buf_shdr->sh_name);
-	shdr->sh_type      = elf32_to_cpu(ehdr, buf_shdr->sh_type);
-	shdr->sh_addr      = elf_addr_to_cpu(ehdr, buf_shdr->sh_addr);
-	shdr->sh_offset    = elf_addr_to_cpu(ehdr, buf_shdr->sh_offset);
-	shdr->sh_link      = elf32_to_cpu(ehdr, buf_shdr->sh_link);
-	shdr->sh_info      = elf32_to_cpu(ehdr, buf_shdr->sh_info);
-
-	/*
-	 * The following fields have a type equivalent to Elf_Addr
-	 * both in 32 bit and 64 bit ELF.
-	 */
-	shdr->sh_flags     = elf_addr_to_cpu(ehdr, buf_shdr->sh_flags);
-	shdr->sh_size      = elf_addr_to_cpu(ehdr, buf_shdr->sh_size);
-	shdr->sh_addralign = elf_addr_to_cpu(ehdr, buf_shdr->sh_addralign);
-	shdr->sh_entsize   = elf_addr_to_cpu(ehdr, buf_shdr->sh_entsize);
-
-	return elf_is_shdr_sane(shdr, len) ? 0 : -ENOEXEC;
-}
-
-/**
- * elf_read_shdrs - read the section headers from the buffer
- *
- * This function assumes that the section header table was checked for sanity.
- * Use elf_is_ehdr_sane() if it wasn't.
- */
-static int elf_read_shdrs(const char *buf, size_t len,
-			  struct elf_info *elf_info)
-{
-	size_t shdr_size, i;
-
-	/*
-	 * e_shnum is at most 65536 so calculating
-	 * the size of the section header cannot overflow.
-	 */
-	shdr_size = sizeof(struct elf_shdr) * elf_info->ehdr->e_shnum;
-
-	elf_info->sechdrs = kzalloc(shdr_size, GFP_KERNEL);
-	if (!elf_info->sechdrs)
-		return -ENOMEM;
-
-	for (i = 0; i < elf_info->ehdr->e_shnum; i++) {
-		int ret;
-
-		ret = elf_read_shdr(buf, len, elf_info, i);
-		if (ret) {
-			kfree(elf_info->sechdrs);
-			elf_info->sechdrs = NULL;
-			return ret;
-		}
-	}
-
-	return 0;
-}
-
-/**
- * elf_read_from_buffer - read ELF file and sets up ELF header and ELF info
- * @buf:	Buffer to read ELF file from.
- * @len:	Size of @buf.
- * @ehdr:	Pointer to existing struct which will be populated.
- * @elf_info:	Pointer to existing struct which will be populated.
- *
- * This function allows reading ELF files with different byte order than
- * the kernel, byte-swapping the fields as needed.
- *
- * Return:
- * On success returns 0, and the caller should call elf_free_info(elf_info) to
- * free the memory allocated for the section and program headers.
- */
-int elf_read_from_buffer(const char *buf, size_t len, struct elfhdr *ehdr,
-			 struct elf_info *elf_info)
-{
-	int ret;
-
-	ret = elf_read_ehdr(buf, len, ehdr);
-	if (ret)
-		return ret;
-
-	elf_info->buffer = buf;
-	elf_info->ehdr = ehdr;
-	if (ehdr->e_phoff > 0 && ehdr->e_phnum > 0) {
-		ret = elf_read_phdrs(buf, len, elf_info);
-		if (ret)
-			return ret;
-	}
-	if (ehdr->e_shoff > 0 && ehdr->e_shnum > 0) {
-		ret = elf_read_shdrs(buf, len, elf_info);
-		if (ret) {
-			kfree(elf_info->proghdrs);
-			return ret;
-		}
-	}
-
-	return 0;
-}
-
-/**
- * elf_free_info - free memory allocated by elf_read_from_buffer
- */
-void elf_free_info(struct elf_info *elf_info)
-{
-	kfree(elf_info->proghdrs);
-	kfree(elf_info->sechdrs);
-	memset(elf_info, 0, sizeof(*elf_info));
-}
-/**
- * build_elf_exec_info - read ELF executable and check that we can use it
- */
-static int build_elf_exec_info(const char *buf, size_t len, struct elfhdr *ehdr,
-			       struct elf_info *elf_info)
-{
-	int i;
-	int ret;
-
-	ret = elf_read_from_buffer(buf, len, ehdr, elf_info);
-	if (ret)
-		return ret;
-
-	/* Big endian vmlinux has type ET_DYN. */
-	if (ehdr->e_type != ET_EXEC && ehdr->e_type != ET_DYN) {
-		pr_err("Not an ELF executable.\n");
-		goto error;
-	} else if (!elf_info->proghdrs) {
-		pr_err("No ELF program header.\n");
-		goto error;
-	}
-
-	for (i = 0; i < ehdr->e_phnum; i++) {
-		/*
-		 * Kexec does not support loading interpreters.
-		 * In addition this check keeps us from attempting
-		 * to kexec ordinay executables.
-		 */
-		if (elf_info->proghdrs[i].p_type == PT_INTERP) {
-			pr_err("Requires an ELF interpreter.\n");
-			goto error;
-		}
-	}
-
-	return 0;
-error:
-	elf_free_info(elf_info);
-	return -ENOEXEC;
-}
-
-static int elf64_probe(const char *buf, unsigned long len)
-{
-	struct elfhdr ehdr;
-	struct elf_info elf_info;
-	int ret;
-
-	ret = build_elf_exec_info(buf, len, &ehdr, &elf_info);
-	if (ret)
-		return ret;
-
-	elf_free_info(&elf_info);
-
-	return elf_check_arch(&ehdr) ? 0 : -ENOEXEC;
-}
-
-/**
- * elf_exec_load - load ELF executable image
- * @lowest_load_addr:	On return, will be the address where the first PT_LOAD
- *			section will be loaded in memory.
- *
- * Return:
- * 0 on success, negative value on failure.
- */
-static int elf_exec_load(struct kimage *image, struct elfhdr *ehdr,
-			 struct elf_info *elf_info,
-			 unsigned long *lowest_load_addr)
-{
-	unsigned long base = 0, lowest_addr = UINT_MAX;
-	int ret;
-	size_t i;
-	struct kexec_buf kbuf = { .image = image, .buf_max = ppc64_rma_size,
-				  .top_down = false };
-
-	/* Read in the PT_LOAD segments. */
-	for (i = 0; i < ehdr->e_phnum; i++) {
-		unsigned long load_addr;
-		size_t size;
-		const struct elf_phdr *phdr;
-
-		phdr = &elf_info->proghdrs[i];
-		if (phdr->p_type != PT_LOAD)
-			continue;
-
-		size = phdr->p_filesz;
-		if (size > phdr->p_memsz)
-			size = phdr->p_memsz;
-
-		kbuf.buffer = (void *) elf_info->buffer + phdr->p_offset;
-		kbuf.bufsz = size;
-		kbuf.memsz = phdr->p_memsz;
-		kbuf.buf_align = phdr->p_align;
-		kbuf.buf_min = phdr->p_paddr + base;
-		kbuf.mem = KEXEC_BUF_MEM_UNKNOWN;
-		ret = kexec_add_buffer(&kbuf);
-		if (ret)
-			goto out;
-		load_addr = kbuf.mem;
-
-		if (load_addr < lowest_addr)
-			lowest_addr = load_addr;
-	}
-
-	/* Update entry point to reflect new load address. */
-	ehdr->e_entry += base;
-
-	*lowest_load_addr = lowest_addr;
-	ret = 0;
- out:
-	return ret;
-}
-
 static void *elf64_load(struct kimage *image, char *kernel_buf,
 			unsigned long kernel_len, char *initrd,
 			unsigned long initrd_len, char *cmdline,
@@ -570,18 +35,18 @@  static void *elf64_load(struct kimage *image, char *kernel_buf,
 	void *fdt;
 	const void *slave_code;
 	struct elfhdr ehdr;
-	struct elf_info elf_info;
+	struct kexec_elf_info elf_info;
 	struct kexec_buf kbuf = { .image = image, .buf_min = 0,
 				  .buf_max = ppc64_rma_size };
 	struct kexec_buf pbuf = { .image = image, .buf_min = 0,
 				  .buf_max = ppc64_rma_size, .top_down = true,
 				  .mem = KEXEC_BUF_MEM_UNKNOWN };
 
-	ret = build_elf_exec_info(kernel_buf, kernel_len, &ehdr, &elf_info);
+	ret = kexec_build_elf_info(kernel_buf, kernel_len, &ehdr, &elf_info);
 	if (ret)
 		goto out;
 
-	ret = elf_exec_load(image, &ehdr, &elf_info, &kernel_load_addr);
+	ret = kexec_elf_load(image, &ehdr, &elf_info, &kbuf, &kernel_load_addr);
 	if (ret)
 		goto out;
 
@@ -648,13 +113,13 @@  static void *elf64_load(struct kimage *image, char *kernel_buf,
 		pr_err("Error setting up the purgatory.\n");
 
 out:
-	elf_free_info(&elf_info);
+	kexec_free_elf_info(&elf_info);
 
 	/* Make kimage_file_post_load_cleanup free the fdt buffer for us. */
 	return ret ? ERR_PTR(ret) : fdt;
 }
 
 const struct kexec_file_ops kexec_elf64_ops = {
-	.probe = elf64_probe,
+	.probe = kexec_elf_probe,
 	.load = elf64_load,
 };
diff --git a/include/linux/kexec.h b/include/linux/kexec.h
index b9b1bc5f9669..da2a6b1d69e7 100644
--- a/include/linux/kexec.h
+++ b/include/linux/kexec.h
@@ -216,6 +216,30 @@  extern int crash_prepare_elf64_headers(struct crash_mem *mem, int kernel_map,
 				       void **addr, unsigned long *sz);
 #endif /* CONFIG_KEXEC_FILE */
 
+#ifdef CONFIG_KEXEC_ELF
+struct kexec_elf_info {
+	/*
+	 * Where the ELF binary contents are kept.
+	 * Memory managed by the user of the struct.
+	 */
+	const char *buffer;
+
+	const struct elfhdr *ehdr;
+	const struct elf_phdr *proghdrs;
+	struct elf_shdr *sechdrs;
+};
+
+int kexec_build_elf_info(const char *buf, size_t len, struct elfhdr *ehdr,
+			       struct kexec_elf_info *elf_info);
+
+int kexec_elf_load(struct kimage *image, struct elfhdr *ehdr,
+			 struct kexec_elf_info *elf_info,
+			 struct kexec_buf *kbuf,
+			 unsigned long *lowest_load_addr);
+
+void kexec_free_elf_info(struct kexec_elf_info *elf_info);
+int kexec_elf_probe(const char *buf, unsigned long len);
+#endif
 struct kimage {
 	kimage_entry_t head;
 	kimage_entry_t *entry;
diff --git a/kernel/Makefile b/kernel/Makefile
index ef0d95a190b4..48c5376d290a 100644
--- a/kernel/Makefile
+++ b/kernel/Makefile
@@ -64,6 +64,7 @@  obj-$(CONFIG_CRASH_CORE) += crash_core.o
 obj-$(CONFIG_KEXEC_CORE) += kexec_core.o
 obj-$(CONFIG_KEXEC) += kexec.o
 obj-$(CONFIG_KEXEC_FILE) += kexec_file.o
+obj-$(CONFIG_KEXEC_ELF) += kexec_elf.o
 obj-$(CONFIG_BACKTRACE_SELF_TEST) += backtracetest.o
 obj-$(CONFIG_COMPAT) += compat.o
 obj-$(CONFIG_CGROUPS) += cgroup/
diff --git a/arch/powerpc/kernel/kexec_elf_64.c b/kernel/kexec_elf.c
similarity index 75%
copy from arch/powerpc/kernel/kexec_elf_64.c
copy to kernel/kexec_elf.c
index 83cf7b852876..26c6310167a0 100644
--- a/arch/powerpc/kernel/kexec_elf_64.c
+++ b/kernel/kexec_elf.c
@@ -17,9 +17,7 @@ 
 
 #include <linux/elf.h>
 #include <linux/kexec.h>
-#include <linux/libfdt.h>
 #include <linux/module.h>
-#include <linux/of_fdt.h>
 #include <linux/slab.h>
 #include <linux/types.h>
 
@@ -31,21 +29,9 @@ 
 #define Elf_Rel		Elf64_Rel
 #endif /* Elf_Rel */
 
-struct elf_info {
-	/*
-	 * Where the ELF binary contents are kept.
-	 * Memory managed by the user of the struct.
-	 */
-	const char *buffer;
-
-	const struct elfhdr *ehdr;
-	const struct elf_phdr *proghdrs;
-	struct elf_shdr *sechdrs;
-};
-
 static inline bool elf_is_elf_file(const struct elfhdr *ehdr)
 {
-       return memcmp(ehdr->e_ident, ELFMAG, SELFMAG) == 0;
+	return memcmp(ehdr->e_ident, ELFMAG, SELFMAG) == 0;
 }
 
 static uint64_t elf64_to_cpu(const struct elfhdr *ehdr, uint64_t value)
@@ -206,7 +192,8 @@  static bool elf_is_phdr_sane(const struct elf_phdr *phdr, size_t buf_len)
 	return true;
 }
 
-static int elf_read_phdr(const char *buf, size_t len, struct elf_info *elf_info,
+static int elf_read_phdr(const char *buf, size_t len,
+			 struct kexec_elf_info *elf_info,
 			 int idx)
 {
 	/* Override the const in proghdrs, we are the ones doing the loading. */
@@ -241,7 +228,7 @@  static int elf_read_phdr(const char *buf, size_t len, struct elf_info *elf_info,
  * Use elf_is_ehdr_sane() if it wasn't.
  */
 static int elf_read_phdrs(const char *buf, size_t len,
-			  struct elf_info *elf_info)
+			  struct kexec_elf_info *elf_info)
 {
 	size_t phdr_size, i;
 	const struct elfhdr *ehdr = elf_info->ehdr;
@@ -332,7 +319,8 @@  static bool elf_is_shdr_sane(const struct elf_shdr *shdr, size_t buf_len)
 	return true;
 }
 
-static int elf_read_shdr(const char *buf, size_t len, struct elf_info *elf_info,
+static int elf_read_shdr(const char *buf, size_t len,
+			 struct kexec_elf_info *elf_info,
 			 int idx)
 {
 	struct elf_shdr *shdr = &elf_info->sechdrs[idx];
@@ -369,7 +357,7 @@  static int elf_read_shdr(const char *buf, size_t len, struct elf_info *elf_info,
  * Use elf_is_ehdr_sane() if it wasn't.
  */
 static int elf_read_shdrs(const char *buf, size_t len,
-			  struct elf_info *elf_info)
+			  struct kexec_elf_info *elf_info)
 {
 	size_t shdr_size, i;
 
@@ -408,11 +396,13 @@  static int elf_read_shdrs(const char *buf, size_t len,
  * the kernel, byte-swapping the fields as needed.
  *
  * Return:
- * On success returns 0, and the caller should call elf_free_info(elf_info) to
- * free the memory allocated for the section and program headers.
+ * On success returns 0, and the caller should call
+ * kexec_free_elf_info(elf_info) to free the memory allocated for the section
+ * and program headers.
  */
-int elf_read_from_buffer(const char *buf, size_t len, struct elfhdr *ehdr,
-			 struct elf_info *elf_info)
+static int elf_read_from_buffer(const char *buf, size_t len,
+				struct elfhdr *ehdr,
+				struct kexec_elf_info *elf_info)
 {
 	int ret;
 
@@ -439,19 +429,19 @@  int elf_read_from_buffer(const char *buf, size_t len, struct elfhdr *ehdr,
 }
 
 /**
- * elf_free_info - free memory allocated by elf_read_from_buffer
+ * kexec_free_elf_info - free memory allocated by elf_read_from_buffer
  */
-void elf_free_info(struct elf_info *elf_info)
+void kexec_free_elf_info(struct kexec_elf_info *elf_info)
 {
 	kfree(elf_info->proghdrs);
 	kfree(elf_info->sechdrs);
 	memset(elf_info, 0, sizeof(*elf_info));
 }
 /**
- * build_elf_exec_info - read ELF executable and check that we can use it
+ * kexec_build_elf_info - read ELF executable and check that we can use it
  */
-static int build_elf_exec_info(const char *buf, size_t len, struct elfhdr *ehdr,
-			       struct elf_info *elf_info)
+int kexec_build_elf_info(const char *buf, size_t len, struct elfhdr *ehdr,
+			       struct kexec_elf_info *elf_info)
 {
 	int i;
 	int ret;
@@ -483,42 +473,42 @@  static int build_elf_exec_info(const char *buf, size_t len, struct elfhdr *ehdr,
 
 	return 0;
 error:
-	elf_free_info(elf_info);
+	kexec_free_elf_info(elf_info);
 	return -ENOEXEC;
 }
 
-static int elf64_probe(const char *buf, unsigned long len)
+
+int kexec_elf_probe(const char *buf, unsigned long len)
 {
 	struct elfhdr ehdr;
-	struct elf_info elf_info;
+	struct kexec_elf_info elf_info;
 	int ret;
 
-	ret = build_elf_exec_info(buf, len, &ehdr, &elf_info);
+	ret = kexec_build_elf_info(buf, len, &ehdr, &elf_info);
 	if (ret)
 		return ret;
 
-	elf_free_info(&elf_info);
+	kexec_free_elf_info(&elf_info);
 
 	return elf_check_arch(&ehdr) ? 0 : -ENOEXEC;
 }
 
 /**
- * elf_exec_load - load ELF executable image
+ * kexec_elf_load - load ELF executable image
  * @lowest_load_addr:	On return, will be the address where the first PT_LOAD
  *			section will be loaded in memory.
  *
  * Return:
  * 0 on success, negative value on failure.
  */
-static int elf_exec_load(struct kimage *image, struct elfhdr *ehdr,
-			 struct elf_info *elf_info,
+int kexec_elf_load(struct kimage *image, struct elfhdr *ehdr,
+			 struct kexec_elf_info *elf_info,
+			 struct kexec_buf *kbuf,
 			 unsigned long *lowest_load_addr)
 {
 	unsigned long base = 0, lowest_addr = UINT_MAX;
 	int ret;
 	size_t i;
-	struct kexec_buf kbuf = { .image = image, .buf_max = ppc64_rma_size,
-				  .top_down = false };
 
 	/* Read in the PT_LOAD segments. */
 	for (i = 0; i < ehdr->e_phnum; i++) {
@@ -534,16 +524,16 @@  static int elf_exec_load(struct kimage *image, struct elfhdr *ehdr,
 		if (size > phdr->p_memsz)
 			size = phdr->p_memsz;
 
-		kbuf.buffer = (void *) elf_info->buffer + phdr->p_offset;
-		kbuf.bufsz = size;
-		kbuf.memsz = phdr->p_memsz;
-		kbuf.buf_align = phdr->p_align;
-		kbuf.buf_min = phdr->p_paddr + base;
-		kbuf.mem = KEXEC_BUF_MEM_UNKNOWN;
-		ret = kexec_add_buffer(&kbuf);
+		kbuf->buffer = (void *) elf_info->buffer + phdr->p_offset;
+		kbuf->bufsz = size;
+		kbuf->memsz = phdr->p_memsz;
+		kbuf->buf_align = phdr->p_align;
+		kbuf->buf_min = phdr->p_paddr + base;
+		kbuf->mem = KEXEC_BUF_MEM_UNKNOWN;
+		ret = kexec_add_buffer(kbuf);
 		if (ret)
 			goto out;
-		load_addr = kbuf.mem;
+		load_addr = kbuf->mem;
 
 		if (load_addr < lowest_addr)
 			lowest_addr = load_addr;
@@ -557,104 +547,3 @@  static int elf_exec_load(struct kimage *image, struct elfhdr *ehdr,
  out:
 	return ret;
 }
-
-static void *elf64_load(struct kimage *image, char *kernel_buf,
-			unsigned long kernel_len, char *initrd,
-			unsigned long initrd_len, char *cmdline,
-			unsigned long cmdline_len)
-{
-	int ret;
-	unsigned int fdt_size;
-	unsigned long kernel_load_addr;
-	unsigned long initrd_load_addr = 0, fdt_load_addr;
-	void *fdt;
-	const void *slave_code;
-	struct elfhdr ehdr;
-	struct elf_info elf_info;
-	struct kexec_buf kbuf = { .image = image, .buf_min = 0,
-				  .buf_max = ppc64_rma_size };
-	struct kexec_buf pbuf = { .image = image, .buf_min = 0,
-				  .buf_max = ppc64_rma_size, .top_down = true,
-				  .mem = KEXEC_BUF_MEM_UNKNOWN };
-
-	ret = build_elf_exec_info(kernel_buf, kernel_len, &ehdr, &elf_info);
-	if (ret)
-		goto out;
-
-	ret = elf_exec_load(image, &ehdr, &elf_info, &kernel_load_addr);
-	if (ret)
-		goto out;
-
-	pr_debug("Loaded the kernel at 0x%lx\n", kernel_load_addr);
-
-	ret = kexec_load_purgatory(image, &pbuf);
-	if (ret) {
-		pr_err("Loading purgatory failed.\n");
-		goto out;
-	}
-
-	pr_debug("Loaded purgatory at 0x%lx\n", pbuf.mem);
-
-	if (initrd != NULL) {
-		kbuf.buffer = initrd;
-		kbuf.bufsz = kbuf.memsz = initrd_len;
-		kbuf.buf_align = PAGE_SIZE;
-		kbuf.top_down = false;
-		kbuf.mem = KEXEC_BUF_MEM_UNKNOWN;
-		ret = kexec_add_buffer(&kbuf);
-		if (ret)
-			goto out;
-		initrd_load_addr = kbuf.mem;
-
-		pr_debug("Loaded initrd at 0x%lx\n", initrd_load_addr);
-	}
-
-	fdt_size = fdt_totalsize(initial_boot_params) * 2;
-	fdt = kmalloc(fdt_size, GFP_KERNEL);
-	if (!fdt) {
-		pr_err("Not enough memory for the device tree.\n");
-		ret = -ENOMEM;
-		goto out;
-	}
-	ret = fdt_open_into(initial_boot_params, fdt, fdt_size);
-	if (ret < 0) {
-		pr_err("Error setting up the new device tree.\n");
-		ret = -EINVAL;
-		goto out;
-	}
-
-	ret = setup_new_fdt(image, fdt, initrd_load_addr, initrd_len, cmdline);
-	if (ret)
-		goto out;
-
-	fdt_pack(fdt);
-
-	kbuf.buffer = fdt;
-	kbuf.bufsz = kbuf.memsz = fdt_size;
-	kbuf.buf_align = PAGE_SIZE;
-	kbuf.top_down = true;
-	kbuf.mem = KEXEC_BUF_MEM_UNKNOWN;
-	ret = kexec_add_buffer(&kbuf);
-	if (ret)
-		goto out;
-	fdt_load_addr = kbuf.mem;
-
-	pr_debug("Loaded device tree at 0x%lx\n", fdt_load_addr);
-
-	slave_code = elf_info.buffer + elf_info.proghdrs[0].p_offset;
-	ret = setup_purgatory(image, slave_code, fdt, kernel_load_addr,
-			      fdt_load_addr);
-	if (ret)
-		pr_err("Error setting up the purgatory.\n");
-
-out:
-	elf_free_info(&elf_info);
-
-	/* Make kimage_file_post_load_cleanup free the fdt buffer for us. */
-	return ret ? ERR_PTR(ret) : fdt;
-}
-
-const struct kexec_file_ops kexec_elf64_ops = {
-	.probe = elf64_probe,
-	.load = elf64_load,
-};