Patchwork [1/6] Allocate memory below 4GB as one chunk

login
register
mail settings
Submitter Marcelo Tosatti
Date March 4, 2010, 3:05 p.m.
Message ID <60e4c6317b8773d987729401aeca9d8c6b61b05f.1267715116.git.mtosatti@redhat.com>
Download mbox | patch
Permalink /patch/46911/
State New
Headers show

Comments

Marcelo Tosatti - March 4, 2010, 3:05 p.m.
From: Avi Kivity <avi@redhat.com>

Instead of allocating a separate chunk for the first 640KB and another
for 1MB+, allocate one large chunk.  This plays well in terms of alignment
and size with large pages.

Signed-off-by: Avi Kivity <avi@redhat.com>
Signed-off-by: Marcelo Tosatti <mtosatti@redhat.com>
---
 hw/pc.c |   11 ++---------
 1 files changed, 2 insertions(+), 9 deletions(-)

Patch

diff --git a/hw/pc.c b/hw/pc.c
index 4f6a522..bdc297f 100644
--- a/hw/pc.c
+++ b/hw/pc.c
@@ -833,18 +833,11 @@  static void pc_init1(ram_addr_t ram_size,
     vmport_init();
 
     /* allocate RAM */
-    ram_addr = qemu_ram_alloc(0xa0000);
+    ram_addr = qemu_ram_alloc(below_4g_mem_size);
     cpu_register_physical_memory(0, 0xa0000, ram_addr);
-
-    /* Allocate, even though we won't register, so we don't break the
-     * phys_ram_base + PA assumption. This range includes vga (0xa0000 - 0xc0000),
-     * and some bios areas, which will be registered later
-     */
-    ram_addr = qemu_ram_alloc(0x100000 - 0xa0000);
-    ram_addr = qemu_ram_alloc(below_4g_mem_size - 0x100000);
     cpu_register_physical_memory(0x100000,
                  below_4g_mem_size - 0x100000,
-                 ram_addr);
+                 ram_addr + 0x100000);
 
     /* above 4giga memory allocation */
     if (above_4g_mem_size > 0) {