[PATCH 3.19.y-ckt 130/146] Drivers: hv: vmbus: Correcting truncation error for constant HV_CRASH_CTL_CRASH_NOTIFY

From: Kamal Mostafa
Date: Wed Jun 17 2015 - 19:06:53 EST

3.19.8-ckt2 -stable review patch. If anyone has any objections, please let me know.


From: Nick Meier <nmeier@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>

commit 5ef5b6927f14f29cacd78fa1fb861661a5367f13 upstream.

HV_CRASH_CTL_CRASH_NOTIFY is a 64 bit number. Depending on the usage context,
the value may be truncated. This patch is in response from the following
email from Wu Fengguang <fengguang.wu@xxxxxxxxx>:

From: Wu Fengguang <fengguang.wu@xxxxxxxxx>
Subject: [char-misc:char-misc-testing 25/45] drivers/hv/vmbus_drv.c:67:9: sparse:
constant 0x8000000000000000 is so big it is unsigned long

tree: git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/gregkh/char-misc.git char-misc-testing
head: b3de8e3719e582f3182bb504295e4a8e43c8c96f
commit: 96c1d0581d00f7abe033350edb021a9d947d8d81 [25/45] Drivers: hv: vmbus: Add support for VMBus panic notifier handler
# apt-get install sparse
git checkout 96c1d0581d00f7abe033350edb021a9d947d8d81
make ARCH=x86_64 allmodconfig
make C=1 CF=-D__CHECK_ENDIAN__

sparse warnings: (new ones prefixed by >>)

drivers/hv/vmbus_drv.c:67:9: sparse: constant 0x8000000000000000 is so big it is unsigned long

Signed-off-by: Nick Meier <nmeier@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Reported-by: Wu Fengguang <fengguang.wu@xxxxxxxxx>
Signed-off-by: K. Y. Srinivasan <kys@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Cc: Joseph Salisbury <joseph.salisbury@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Signed-off-by: Kamal Mostafa <kamal@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
drivers/hv/hyperv_vmbus.h | 2 +-
1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 1 deletion(-)

diff --git a/drivers/hv/hyperv_vmbus.h b/drivers/hv/hyperv_vmbus.h
index 64318c0..ce49de7 100644
--- a/drivers/hv/hyperv_vmbus.h
+++ b/drivers/hv/hyperv_vmbus.h
@@ -58,7 +58,7 @@ enum hv_cpuid_function {
#define HV_X64_MSR_CRASH_P4 0x40000104
#define HV_X64_MSR_CRASH_CTL 0x40000105

-#define HV_CRASH_CTL_CRASH_NOTIFY 0x8000000000000000

/* Define version of the synthetic interrupt controller. */
#define HV_SYNIC_VERSION (1)

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