Re: [PATCH v5 4/6] mm: simplify compat numa syscalls
From: Heiko Carstens
Date: Tue Jul 27 2021 - 15:17:17 EST
On Tue, Jul 27, 2021 at 08:49:40PM +0200, Arnd Bergmann wrote:
> On Tue, Jul 27, 2021 at 8:38 PM Heiko Carstens <hca@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> > -268 common mbind sys_mbind compat_sys_mbind
> > -269 common get_mempolicy sys_get_mempolicy compat_sys_get_mempolicy
> > -270 common set_mempolicy sys_set_mempolicy compat_sys_set_mempolicy
> > +268 common mbind sys_mbind sys_mbind
> > +269 common get_mempolicy sys_get_mempolicy sys_get_mempolicy
> > +270 common set_mempolicy sys_set_mempolicy sys_set_mempolicy
> > would remove compat_ptr() conversion from nmask above if I'm not mistaken.
> Maybe I'm misremembering how compat syscalls work on s390. Doesn't
> SYSCALL_DEFINEx(sys_mbind) still create two entry points __s390x_sys_mbind()
> and __s390_sys_mbind() with different argument conversion (__SC_CAST vs
> __SC_COMPAT_CAST)? I thought that was the whole point of the macros.
You are remembering correctly, probably because you implemented it ;)
I totally forgot - sorry for the noise!