[3.5.y.z,extended,stable] Patch "sparc: huge_ptep_set_* functions need to call" has been added to staging queue

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Herton Ronaldo Krzesinski Jan. 14, 2013, 8:57 p.m.
This is a note to let you know that I have just added a patch titled

    sparc: huge_ptep_set_* functions need to call

to the linux-3.5.y-queue branch of the 3.5.y.z extended stable tree 
which can be found at:


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From 025b052781d9fd0be964ed5e938d34af905a2d55 Mon Sep 17 00:00:00 2001
From: Dave Kleikamp <dave.kleikamp@oracle.com>
Date: Mon, 17 Dec 2012 11:52:47 -0600
Subject: [PATCH] sparc: huge_ptep_set_* functions need to call

commit 6cb9c3697585c47977c42c5cc1b9fc49247ac530 upstream.

Modifying the huge pte's requires that all the underlying pte's be

Version 2: added missing flush_tlb_page()

Signed-off-by: Dave Kleikamp <dave.kleikamp@oracle.com>
Cc: "David S. Miller" <davem@davemloft.net>
Cc: sparclinux@vger.kernel.org
Signed-off-by: David S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net>
Signed-off-by: Herton Ronaldo Krzesinski <herton.krzesinski@canonical.com>
 arch/sparc/include/asm/hugetlb.h |   10 ++++++++--
 1 file changed, 8 insertions(+), 2 deletions(-)


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diff --git a/arch/sparc/include/asm/hugetlb.h b/arch/sparc/include/asm/hugetlb.h
index 1770610..f368cef 100644
--- a/arch/sparc/include/asm/hugetlb.h
+++ b/arch/sparc/include/asm/hugetlb.h
@@ -58,14 +58,20 @@  static inline pte_t huge_pte_wrprotect(pte_t pte)
 static inline void huge_ptep_set_wrprotect(struct mm_struct *mm,
 					   unsigned long addr, pte_t *ptep)
-	ptep_set_wrprotect(mm, addr, ptep);
+	pte_t old_pte = *ptep;
+	set_huge_pte_at(mm, addr, ptep, pte_wrprotect(old_pte));

 static inline int huge_ptep_set_access_flags(struct vm_area_struct *vma,
 					     unsigned long addr, pte_t *ptep,
 					     pte_t pte, int dirty)
-	return ptep_set_access_flags(vma, addr, ptep, pte, dirty);
+	int changed = !pte_same(*ptep, pte);
+	if (changed) {
+		set_huge_pte_at(vma->vm_mm, addr, ptep, pte);
+		flush_tlb_page(vma, addr);
+	}
+	return changed;

 static inline pte_t huge_ptep_get(pte_t *ptep)