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authorDave Kleikamp <shaggy@linux.vnet.ibm.com>2010-08-18 06:44:23 +0000
committerJosh Boyer <jwboyer@linux.vnet.ibm.com>2010-08-23 07:36:58 -0400
commit029b8f662b24a35aab20a81087822f1badf5463c (patch)
tree0dfb0f460f5ce48ce1fbc155bab68cf652c8addc /arch
parent31fc0bd4aab30cac3e3388883b1b62750cc2f648 (diff)
powerpc/47x: Make sure mcsr is cleared before enabling machine check interrupts
Clear the machine check syndrom register before enabling machine check interrupts. The initial state of the tlb can lead to parity errors being flagged early after a cold boot. Signed-off-by: Dave Kleikamp <shaggy@linux.vnet.ibm.com> Signed-off-by: Josh Boyer <jwboyer@linux.vnet.ibm.com>
Diffstat (limited to 'arch')
1 files changed, 4 insertions, 0 deletions
diff --git a/arch/powerpc/kernel/head_44x.S b/arch/powerpc/kernel/head_44x.S
index 5ab484ef06a..562305b40a8 100644
--- a/arch/powerpc/kernel/head_44x.S
+++ b/arch/powerpc/kernel/head_44x.S
@@ -113,6 +113,10 @@ _ENTRY(_start);
stw r5, 0(r4) /* Save abatron_pteptrs at a fixed location */
stw r6, 0(r5)
+ /* Clear the Machine Check Syndrome Register */
+ li r0,0
+ mtspr SPRN_MCSR,r0
/* Let's move on */
lis r4,start_kernel@h
ori r4,r4,start_kernel@l