Patchwork [-V3,04/25] powerpc: Reduce the PTE_INDEX_SIZE

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Submitter Aneesh Kumar K.V
Date March 15, 2013, 9:39 a.m.
Message ID <1363340407-22619-5-git-send-email-aneesh.kumar@linux.vnet.ibm.com>
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Permalink /patch/227943/
State Superseded, archived
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Aneesh Kumar K.V - March 15, 2013, 9:39 a.m.
From: "Aneesh Kumar K.V" <aneesh.kumar@linux.vnet.ibm.com>

This make one PMD cover 16MB range. That helps in easier implementation of THP
on power. THP core code make use of one pmd entry to track the hugepage and
the range mapped by a single pmd entry should be equal to the hugepage size
supported by the hardware.

Acked-by: Paul Mackerras <paulus@samba.org>
Signed-off-by: Aneesh Kumar K.V <aneesh.kumar@linux.vnet.ibm.com>
---
 arch/powerpc/include/asm/pgtable-ppc64-64k.h |    4 ++--
 1 file changed, 2 insertions(+), 2 deletions(-)

Patch

diff --git a/arch/powerpc/include/asm/pgtable-ppc64-64k.h b/arch/powerpc/include/asm/pgtable-ppc64-64k.h
index be4e287..3c529b4 100644
--- a/arch/powerpc/include/asm/pgtable-ppc64-64k.h
+++ b/arch/powerpc/include/asm/pgtable-ppc64-64k.h
@@ -4,10 +4,10 @@ 
 #include <asm-generic/pgtable-nopud.h>
 
 
-#define PTE_INDEX_SIZE  12
+#define PTE_INDEX_SIZE  8
 #define PMD_INDEX_SIZE  12
 #define PUD_INDEX_SIZE	0
-#define PGD_INDEX_SIZE  6
+#define PGD_INDEX_SIZE  10
 
 #ifndef __ASSEMBLY__
 #define PTE_TABLE_SIZE	(sizeof(real_pte_t) << PTE_INDEX_SIZE)