Patchwork [075/139] powerpc/kexec: Disable hard IRQ before kexec

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Submitter Luis Henriques
Date Feb. 28, 2013, 2:43 p.m.
Message ID <1362062689-2567-76-git-send-email-luis.henriques@canonical.com>
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Permalink /patch/224048/
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Luis Henriques - Feb. 28, 2013, 2:43 p.m.
3.5.7.7 -stable review patch.  If anyone has any objections, please let me know.

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From: Phileas Fogg <phileas-fogg@mail.ru>

commit 8520e443aa56cc157b015205ea53e7b9fc831291 upstream.

Disable hard IRQ before kexec a new kernel image.
Not doing it can result in corrupted data in the memory segments
reserved for the new kernel.

Signed-off-by: Phileas Fogg <phileas-fogg@mail.ru>
Signed-off-by: Benjamin Herrenschmidt <benh@kernel.crashing.org>
Signed-off-by: Luis Henriques <luis.henriques@canonical.com>
---
 arch/powerpc/kernel/machine_kexec_64.c | 5 +++++
 1 file changed, 5 insertions(+)

Patch

diff --git a/arch/powerpc/kernel/machine_kexec_64.c b/arch/powerpc/kernel/machine_kexec_64.c
index d7f6090..39833e0 100644
--- a/arch/powerpc/kernel/machine_kexec_64.c
+++ b/arch/powerpc/kernel/machine_kexec_64.c
@@ -162,6 +162,8 @@  static int kexec_all_irq_disabled = 0;
 static void kexec_smp_down(void *arg)
 {
 	local_irq_disable();
+	hard_irq_disable();
+
 	mb(); /* make sure our irqs are disabled before we say they are */
 	get_paca()->kexec_state = KEXEC_STATE_IRQS_OFF;
 	while(kexec_all_irq_disabled == 0)
@@ -244,6 +246,8 @@  static void kexec_prepare_cpus(void)
 	wake_offline_cpus();
 	smp_call_function(kexec_smp_down, NULL, /* wait */0);
 	local_irq_disable();
+	hard_irq_disable();
+
 	mb(); /* make sure IRQs are disabled before we say they are */
 	get_paca()->kexec_state = KEXEC_STATE_IRQS_OFF;
 
@@ -281,6 +285,7 @@  static void kexec_prepare_cpus(void)
 	if (ppc_md.kexec_cpu_down)
 		ppc_md.kexec_cpu_down(0, 0);
 	local_irq_disable();
+	hard_irq_disable();
 }
 
 #endif /* SMP */