Re: [PATCH v6 1/6] ARM: Add TTBR operator for kasan_init
From: Florian Fainelli
Date: Thu Jul 11 2019 - 12:55:20 EST
On 7/2/19 2:03 PM, Linus Walleij wrote:
> Hi Florian!
> thanks for your patch!
> On Tue, Jun 18, 2019 at 12:11 AM Florian Fainelli <f.fainelli@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>> From: Abbott Liu <liuwenliang@xxxxxxxxxx>
>> The purpose of this patch is to provide set_ttbr0/get_ttbr0 to
>> kasan_init function. The definitions of cp15 registers should be in
>> arch/arm/include/asm/cp15.h rather than arch/arm/include/asm/kvm_hyp.h,
>> so move them.
>> Cc: Andrey Ryabinin <aryabinin@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
>> Reported-by: Marc Zyngier <marc.zyngier@xxxxxxx>
>> Signed-off-by: Abbott Liu <liuwenliang@xxxxxxxxxx>
>> Signed-off-by: Florian Fainelli <f.fainelli@xxxxxxxxx>
>> +#include <linux/stringify.h>
> What is this for? I think it can be dropped.
Indeed, that can be dropped came from an earlier version of the patch.
> This stuff adding a whole bunch of accessors:
>> +static inline void set_par(u64 val)
>> + if (IS_ENABLED(CONFIG_ARM_LPAE))
>> + write_sysreg(val, PAR_64);
>> + else
>> + write_sysreg(val, PAR_32);
> Can we put that in a separate patch since it is not
> adding any users, so this is a pure refactoring patch for
> the current code?
Sure, that makes sense, first move all definitions, then add helper
functions, finally make use of them.