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authorCatalin Marinas <catalin.marinas@arm.com>2012-03-05 11:49:27 +0000
committerCatalin Marinas <catalin.marinas@arm.com>2012-09-17 13:41:56 +0100
commit4f04d8f00545110a0e525ae2fb62ab38cb417236 (patch)
tree021c6ff01a972de47341959b0bd0888775c9ed7b /arch/arm64/include/asm/pgtable-3level-hwdef.h
parent60ffc30d5652810dd34ea2eec41504222f5d5791 (diff)
arm64: MMU definitions
The virtual memory layout is described in Documentation/arm64/memory.txt. This patch adds the MMU definitions for the 4KB and 64KB translation table configurations. The SECTION_SIZE is 2MB with 4KB page and 512MB with 64KB page configuration. PHYS_OFFSET is calculated at run-time and stored in a variable (no run-time code patching at this stage). On the current implementation, both user and kernel address spaces are 512G (39-bit) each with a maximum of 256G for the RAM linear mapping. Linux uses 3 levels of translation tables with the 4K page configuration and 2 levels with the 64K configuration. Extending the memory space beyond 39-bit with the 4K pages or 42-bit with 64K pages requires an additional level of translation tables. The SPARSEMEM configuration is global to all AArch64 platforms and allows for 1GB sections with SPARSEMEM_VMEMMAP enabled by default. Signed-off-by: Will Deacon <will.deacon@arm.com> Signed-off-by: Catalin Marinas <catalin.marinas@arm.com> Acked-by: Tony Lindgren <tony@atomide.com> Acked-by: Nicolas Pitre <nico@linaro.org> Acked-by: Olof Johansson <olof@lixom.net> Acked-by: Santosh Shilimkar <santosh.shilimkar@ti.com> Acked-by: Arnd Bergmann <arnd@arndb.de>
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+ * Copyright (C) 2012 ARM Ltd.
+ *
+ * This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
+ * it under the terms of the GNU General Public License version 2 as
+ * published by the Free Software Foundation.
+ *
+ * This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful,
+ * but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of
+ * GNU General Public License for more details.
+ *
+ * You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License
+ * along with this program. If not, see <http://www.gnu.org/licenses/>.
+ */
+ * With LPAE and 4KB pages, there are 3 levels of page tables. Each level has
+ * 512 entries of 8 bytes each, occupying a 4K page. The first level table
+ * covers a range of 512GB, each entry representing 1GB. The user and kernel
+ * address spaces are limited to 512GB each.
+ */
+#define PTRS_PER_PTE 512
+#define PTRS_PER_PMD 512
+#define PTRS_PER_PGD 512
+ * PGDIR_SHIFT determines the size a top-level page table entry can map.
+ */
+#define PGDIR_SHIFT 30
+#define PGDIR_SIZE (_AC(1, UL) << PGDIR_SHIFT)
+#define PGDIR_MASK (~(PGDIR_SIZE-1))
+ * PMD_SHIFT determines the size a middle-level page table entry can map.
+ */
+#define PMD_SHIFT 21
+#define PMD_SIZE (_AC(1, UL) << PMD_SHIFT)
+#define PMD_MASK (~(PMD_SIZE-1))
+ * section address mask and size definitions.
+ */
+#define SECTION_SHIFT 21