Re: [PATCH V5 06/30] csky: Cache and TLB routines
From: Guo Ren
Date: Thu Sep 27 2018 - 07:20:41 EST
On Thu, Sep 27, 2018 at 11:01:34AM +0200, Peter Zijlstra wrote:
> On Thu, Sep 27, 2018 at 04:11:42PM +0800, Guo Ren wrote:
> > On Thu, Sep 27, 2018 at 09:08:59AM +0200, Peter Zijlstra wrote:
> > > That's not what I meant; I meant you need something like:
> > >
> > > #define flush_cache_range(vma, start, end) cache_wbinv_range(start, end)
> > If you remove the tlb_start_vma in my tlb.h, I want to use cache_wbinv_all() is
> > more safe. And I'll improve it in future.
> > My cache_wbinv_range(start, end) won't care vma->mm's asid and they just use current
> > asid in mmu reg. If current_mm != vma->mm, then flush_cache_range will be broken.
> > Perhaps, I need improve flush_cache_range first ...
> Ah, ok. In that case I'll leave it to you to either use
> cache_wbinv_all() or improve the range flush. My only request would to
> stick on a comment to explain the reason you're not using
> cache_wbinv_range() if you choose to use cache_wbinv_all() for
Ok, the comment is necessary and I'll do it in next patchset.