[v2,4/9] powerpc/64s/radix: Remove bolted-SLB address limit for per-cpu stacks

Message ID 20170813013346.14002-4-npiggin@gmail.com
State New
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Nicholas Piggin Aug. 13, 2017, 1:33 a.m.
Radix MMU does not take SLB or TLB interrupts when accessing kernel
linear address. Remove this restriction for radix mode.

Signed-off-by: Nicholas Piggin <npiggin@gmail.com>
---
 arch/powerpc/kernel/setup_64.c | 11 ++++++++---
 1 file changed, 8 insertions(+), 3 deletions(-)

Comments

Michael Ellerman Aug. 31, 2017, 11:36 a.m. | #1
On Sun, 2017-08-13 at 01:33:41 UTC, Nicholas Piggin wrote:
> Radix MMU does not take SLB or TLB interrupts when accessing kernel
> linear address. Remove this restriction for radix mode.
> 
> Signed-off-by: Nicholas Piggin <npiggin@gmail.com>

Applied to powerpc next, thanks.

https://git.kernel.org/powerpc/c/d55071905ee1719094c66dd3c40e2a

cheers
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Patch

diff --git a/arch/powerpc/kernel/setup_64.c b/arch/powerpc/kernel/setup_64.c
index af23d4b576ec..7393bac3c7f4 100644
--- a/arch/powerpc/kernel/setup_64.c
+++ b/arch/powerpc/kernel/setup_64.c
@@ -564,6 +564,9 @@  static __init u64 safe_stack_limit(void)
 	/* Other BookE, we assume the first GB is bolted */
 	return 1ul << 30;
 #else
+	if (early_radix_enabled())
+		return ULONG_MAX;
+
 	/* BookS, the first segment is bolted */
 	if (mmu_has_feature(MMU_FTR_1T_SEGMENT))
 		return 1UL << SID_SHIFT_1T;
@@ -578,7 +581,8 @@  void __init irqstack_early_init(void)
 
 	/*
 	 * Interrupt stacks must be in the first segment since we
-	 * cannot afford to take SLB misses on them.
+	 * cannot afford to take SLB misses on them. They are not
+	 * accessed in realmode.
 	 */
 	for_each_possible_cpu(i) {
 		softirq_ctx[i] = (struct thread_info *)
@@ -649,8 +653,9 @@  void __init emergency_stack_init(void)
 	 * aligned.
 	 *
 	 * Since we use these as temporary stacks during secondary CPU
-	 * bringup, we need to get at them in real mode. This means they
-	 * must also be within the RMO region.
+	 * bringup, machine check, system reset, and HMI, we need to get
+	 * at them in real mode. This means they must also be within the RMO
+	 * region.
 	 *
 	 * The IRQ stacks allocated elsewhere in this file are zeroed and
 	 * initialized in kernel/irq.c. These are initialized here in order